A good typing speed for an average person is over 40 words per minute, and a good typing speed for a professional is around 75 WPM. Only about half of the population is able to type over 50 WPM, according to the Presiden... More »

According to Houston Chronicle, a good "words per minute" or WPM speed is generally considered to be over 40 WPM when compared to the general population average of 38 to 40 WPM. However, professional typists type conside... More »

The average typing speed of a person is 40 words per minute (WPM), although many people can type at speeds far greater. Typing speed is typically measured using online tests, and is almost always measured in how many wor... More »

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The average typing speed measured in WPM, or words per minute, is 41 WPM, with boys showing better average results at 44 WPM and girls averaging 37 WPM. The website RankMyTyping states that the average typing speed is 43... More »

For the average person, 41 words per minute is a normal typing speed. People who type professionally should aim to type at speeds of 50 to 80 words per minute. More »

The average typing speed of a person is 40 words per minute (WPM), although many people can type at speeds far greater. Typing speed is typically measured using online tests, and is almost always measured in how many wor... More »

www.reference.com Education Standardized Tests

The average person types at a speed of 40 words per minute. Professional typists average around 75 words per minute, and extremely skilled typists can reach up to 120. More »