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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Word Processors and Typists.

  • Electronically sort and compile text and numerical data, retrieving, updating, and merging documents as required.
43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers
  • Operate desktop publishing software and equipment to design, lay out, and produce camera-ready copy.
  • Position text and art elements from a variety of databases in a visually appealing way to design print or web pages, using knowledge of type styles and size and layout patterns.
  • Convert various types of files for printing or for the Internet, using computer software.
  • Prepare sample layouts for approval, using computer software.
  • Edit graphics and photos, using pixel or bitmap editing, airbrushing, masking, or image retouching.
  • Enter text into computer keyboard and select the size and style of type, column width, and appropriate spacing for printed materials.
  • Create special effects such as vignettes, mosaics, and image combining, and add elements such as sound and animation to electronic publications.
43-4021.00 Correspondence Clerks
  • Gather records pertinent to specific problems, review them for completeness and accuracy, and attach records to correspondence as necessary.
  • Compile data from records to prepare periodic reports.
  • Compile data pertinent to manufacture of special products for customers.
  • Review correspondence for format and typographical accuracy, assemble the information into a prescribed form with the correct number of copies, and submit it to an authorized official for signature.
43-9111.00 Statistical Assistants
  • Compile reports, charts, or graphs that describe and interpret findings of analyses.
  • Organize paperwork, such as survey forms or reports, for distribution or analysis.
  • Compile statistics from source materials, such as production or sales records, quality-control or test records, time sheets, or survey sheets.
43-3051.00 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
  • Compile employee time, production, and payroll data from time sheets and other records.
  • Post relevant work hours to client files to bill clients properly.
  • Compile statistical reports, statements, and summaries related to pay and benefits accounts, and submit them to appropriate departments.
43-3031.00 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Prepare bank deposits by compiling data from cashiers, verifying and balancing receipts, and sending cash, checks, or other forms of payment to banks.
  • Compile budget data and documents, based on estimated revenues and expenses and previous budgets.
  • Compile statistical, financial, accounting, or auditing reports and tables pertaining to such matters as cash receipts, expenditures, accounts payable and receivable, and profits and losses.
43-4071.00 File Clerks
  • Sort or classify information according to guidelines, such as content, purpose, user criteria, or chronological, alphabetical, or numerical order.
  • Gather materials to be filed from departments or employees.
43-9011.00 Computer Operators
  • Retrieve, separate, and sort program output as needed, and send data to specified users.
  • Operate spreadsheet programs and other types of software to load and manipulate data and to produce reports.
43-4111.00 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan
  • Compile, record, and code results or data from interview or survey, using computer or specified form.
  • Collect and analyze data, such as studying old records, tallying the number of outpatients entering each day or week, or participating in federal, state, or local population surveys as a Census Enumerator.
43-5061.00 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks   Green Occupation Green
  • Compile information, such as production rates and progress, materials inventories, materials used, or customer information, so that status reports can be completed.
  • Compile and prepare documentation related to production sequences, transportation, personnel schedules, or purchase, maintenance, or repair orders.
43-4161.00 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping
  • Gather personnel records from other departments or employees.
  • Compile and prepare reports and documents pertaining to personnel activities.
43-9071.00 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer
  • Sort, assemble, and proof completed work.
  • Prepare and process papers for use in scanning, microfilming, and microfiche.
43-6011.00 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
  • Conduct research, compile data, and prepare papers for consideration and presentation by executives, committees, and boards of directors.
  • Compile, transcribe, and distribute minutes of meetings.
43-9021.00 Data Entry Keyers
  • Compile, sort, and verify the accuracy of data before it is entered.
43-9041.01 Insurance Claims Clerks Bright Outlook
  • Post or attach information to claim file.
43-4031.03 License Clerks
  • Assemble photographs with printed license information to produce completed documents.
43-9111.01 Bioinformatics Technicians
  • Package bioinformatics data for submission to public repositories.
43-4041.02 Credit Checkers
  • Compile and analyze credit information gathered by investigation.
35-2013.00 Cooks, Private Household
  • Keep records pertaining to menus, finances, and other business-related issues.
43-4141.00 New Accounts Clerks
  • Compile information about new accounts, enter account information into computers, and file related forms or other documents.
43-6013.00 Medical Secretaries Bright Outlook
  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, or correspondence, using typewriter or personal computer.