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Proofreading Salaries

133 SalariesUpdated Jan 18, 2021

Average Base Pay
$45,332 / yr
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How much does a Proofreader make?

The national average salary for a Proofreader is $45,332 in United States. Filter by location to see Proofreader salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 133 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Proofreader employees.

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Proofreading - Hourly Intern

Penguin Random House

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$15 - $16hourly

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About
$15 - $16hourly
$15$16

Proofreader - Hourly

R.R. Donnelley

$20/hr

Range: $13 - $28

10 salaries

$20/hr
$13$28

Proofreader - Hourly

Uhlig

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $18

10 salaries

$14/hr
$13$18

Audiobook Proofreader

Tantor Media

$33,159/yr

Range: $32K - $46K

10 salaries

$33,159/yr
$32K$46K

Proofreader

Tax Analysts

$40,963/yr

Range: $34K - $42K

6 salaries

$40,963/yr
$34K$42K

Proofreader - Hourly

Gleim Publications

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $18

5 salaries

$16/hr
$13$18

Proofreader - Hourly

Allen Press

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $15

5 salaries

$13/hr
$11$15

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Proofreader - Hourly

WLT Group

$14/hr

Range: $12 - $16

4 salaries

$14/hr
$12$16

Proofreader - Hourly

Vertical Screen

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $18

4 salaries

$13/hr
$13$18

Proofreader - Hourly

Focus Forward

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $14

4 salaries

$13/hr
$12$14

Proofreader - Hourly

IntelliShop

$9/hr

Range: $8 - $9

4 salaries

$9/hr
$8$9

Proofreader - Hourly

Allgoods

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $14

4 salaries

$13/hr
$12$14

Proofreader

Foot Locker

$36,464/yr

Range: $34K - $37K

3 salaries

$36,464/yr
$34K$37K

Proofreader - Hourly

Lionbridge

$23/hr

Range: $23 - $25

3 salaries

$23/hr
$23$25

Proofreader - Hourly Contractor

Edwards Lifesciences

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $28

3 salaries

$22/hr
$20$28

Proofreader - Hourly

American Marketing and Publishing

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $12

3 salaries

$12/hr
$12$12

Proofreader

Keypath Education

$36,198/yr

Range: $34K - $41K

3 salaries

$36,198/yr
$34K$41K

Proofreader

Stream Companies

$40,621/yr

Range: $36K - $42K

3 salaries

$40,621/yr
$36K$42K

Proofreader - Hourly

PostcardMania

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $14

3 salaries

$13/hr
$11$14

Proofreader

The Kern Organization

$51,848/yr

Range: $51K - $60K

3 salaries

$51,848/yr
$51K$60K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent proofreading salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

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A Crew Chief in the Shreveport, LA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Shreveport, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$2,500
monthly
A Creative in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $2,500 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Provo, UT Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$123,000
per year
A Title Specialist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $123,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
 
Full-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$75,000
per year
A Global Relocation Specialist in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4 cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$35,000
per year
A Needs Advocate in the Peoria, IL Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Peoria, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$11
hourly
A Disney College Program in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$106,000
per year
A Field Reimbursement Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $106,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$160,000
per year
A Director of Demand Generation in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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