How much does a Proofreader make?

Updated 24 Jul 2021
US$43K /yr
Average Base Pay

312 salaries

US$28K

Low

US$43K

Average

US$66K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Proofreader is US$42,963 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Proofreader salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 312 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Proofreader employees.

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R.R. Donnelley
3.3

R.R. Donnelley

Proofreader - Hourly

US$20

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$29
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US$14

US$29

US$14 - US$29 Range

Uhlig
2.2

Uhlig

Proofreader - Hourly

US$15

 /hr
Range: US$14 - US$17

US$14

US$17

US$14 - US$17 Range

Tax Analysts
3.5

Tax Analysts

Proofreader

US$42,408

 /yr
Range: US$36K - US$44K

US$36K

US$44K

US$35,585 - US$43,987 Range

Allen Press
2.7

Allen Press

Proofreader - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$16

US$12

US$16

US$12 - US$16 Range

Gleim Publications
4

Gleim Publications

Proofreader - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$20

US$13

US$20

US$13 - US$20 Range

Quad
3.3

Quad

Proofreader - Hourly

US$18

 /hr
Range: US$17 - US$21

US$17

US$21

US$17 - US$21 Range

Lionbridge
3.7

Lionbridge

Proofreader - Hourly

US$25

 /hr
Range: US$23 - US$26

US$23

US$26

US$23 - US$26 Range

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WLT Group
3.2

WLT Group

Proofreader - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$17

US$12

US$17

US$12 - US$17 Range

Stream Companies
4.3

Stream Companies

Proofreader

US$41,358

 /yr
Range: US$37K - US$44K

US$37K

US$44K

US$37,159 - US$43,687 Range

Vertical Screen
3

Vertical Screen

Proofreader - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$13 - US$18

US$13

US$18

US$13 - US$18 Range

PostcardMania
4.6

PostcardMania

Proofreader - Hourly

US$14

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$20

US$11

US$20

US$11 - US$20 Range

IntelliShop
2.8

IntelliShop

Proofreader - Hourly

US$9

 /hr
Range: US$8 - US$9

US$8

US$9

US$8 - US$9 Range

Allgoods
3.7

Allgoods

Proofreader - Hourly

US$13

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$15

US$12

US$15

US$12 - US$15 Range

Foot Locker
3.7

Foot Locker

Proofreader

US$37,751

 /yr
Range: US$35K - US$38K

US$35K

US$38K

US$35,154 - US$37,821 Range

Edwards Lifesciences
4.1

Edwards Lifesciences

Proofreader - Hourly Contractor

US$22

 /hr
Range: US$21 - US$29

US$21

US$29

US$21 - US$29 Range

Morgan Lewis
4

Morgan Lewis

Proofreader

US$50,654

 /yr
Range: US$48K - US$52K

US$48K

US$52K

US$48,114 - US$52,416 Range

American Marketing and Publishing
3.7

American Marketing and Publishing

Proofreader - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$12 - US$13

US$12

US$13

US$12 - US$13 Range

Keypath Education
4.4

Keypath Education

Proofreader

US$37,475

 /yr
Range: US$35K - US$43K

US$35K

US$43K

US$35,199 - US$42,942 Range

Nature Publishing Group
3.3

Nature Publishing Group

Proofreader - Hourly Contractor

US$27

 /hr
Range: US$25 - US$36

US$25

US$36

US$25 - US$36 Range

Hit Promotional Products
2.5

Hit Promotional Products

Proofreader - Hourly

US$12

 /hr
Range: US$11 - US$14

US$11

US$14

US$11 - US$14 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Proofreader salaries

The national average salary for a a Proofreader is US$42,963 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Proofreader salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 312 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Proofreader employees.

The highest salary for a a Proofreader in United States is US$66,250 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Proofreader in United States is US$27,862 per year.

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