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20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Desktop Publishers.

  • Enter text into computer keyboard and select the size and style of type, column width, and appropriate spacing for printed materials.
43-9022.00 Word Processors and Typists
  • Electronically sort and compile text and numerical data, retrieving, updating, and merging documents as required.
  • Reformat documents, moving paragraphs or columns.
  • Adjust settings for format, page layout, line spacing, and other style requirements.
  • Use data entry devices, such as optical scanners, to input data into computers for revision or editing.
43-9111.00 Statistical Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Enter data into computers for use in analyses or reports.
  • File data and related information and maintain and update databases.
43-9021.00 Data Entry Keyers
  • Compare data with source documents, or re-enter data in verification format to detect errors.
  • Read source documents such as canceled checks, sales reports, or bills, and enter data in specific data fields or onto tapes or disks for subsequent entry, using keyboards or scanners.
43-9041.01 Insurance Claims Clerks
  • Enter claims information into database systems.
  • Organize or work with detailed office or warehouse records, using computers to enter, access, search or retrieve data.
43-5041.00 Meter Readers, Utilities
  • Read electric, gas, water, or steam consumption meters and enter data in route books or hand-held computers.
  • Upload into office computers all information collected on hand-held computers during meter rounds, or return route books or hand-held computers to business offices so that data can be compiled.
43-9111.01 Bioinformatics Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Enter or retrieve information from structural databases, protein sequence motif databases, mutation databases, genomic databases or gene expression databases.
  • Package bioinformatics data for submission to public repositories.
43-5052.00 Postal Service Mail Carriers
  • Scan labels on letters or parcels to confirm receipt.
  • Enter change of address orders into computers that process forwarding address stickers.
43-3051.00 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
  • Compute wages and deductions, and enter data into computers.
  • Process paperwork for new employees and enter employee information into the payroll system.
43-4031.03 License Clerks
  • Perform routine data entry or other office support activities, including creating, sorting, photocopying, distributing, or filing documents.
43-9011.00 Computer Operators
  • Operate spreadsheet programs and other types of software to load and manipulate data and to produce reports.
43-4141.00 New Accounts Clerks
  • Compile information about new accounts, enter account information into computers, and file related forms or other documents.
43-9041.02 Insurance Policy Processing Clerks
  • Transcribe data to worksheets and enter data into computer for use in preparing documents and adjusting accounts.
43-5031.00 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers
  • Enter, update, and retrieve information from teletype networks and computerized data systems regarding such things as wanted persons, stolen property, vehicle registration, and stolen vehicles.
43-2021.00 Telephone Operators
  • Update directory information.
43-4071.00 File Clerks
  • Input data, such as file numbers, new or updated information, or document information codes into computer systems to support document and information retrieval.
25-4013.00 Museum Technicians and Conservators Bright Outlook
  • Enter information about museum collections into computer databases.
43-5011.00 Cargo and Freight Agents Bright Outlook
  • Enter shipping information into a computer by hand or by a hand-held scanner that reads bar codes on goods.
43-4121.00 Library Assistants, Clerical
  • Enter and update patrons' records on computers.
43-3071.00 Tellers
  • Enter customers' transactions into computers to record transactions and issue computer-generated receipts.
43-6014.00 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Bright Outlook
  • Create, maintain, and enter information into databases.