The average pay for a Proofreader is C$40,287 per year.

C$29,696 - C$69,043
C$30K
C$40K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$40,301
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C$12.37 - C$38.78
C$12
C$22
C$39
MEDIAN: C$22.38
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$29,696 - C$69,043  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$30,000 - C$71,373  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$12.37 - C$38.78  
   
Overtime
C$25.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$30,000 - C$71,373  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay by Experience Level for Proofreader

Pay by Experience for a Proofreader has a positive trend. An entry-level Proofreader with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Proofreader with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Proofreader which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 10 salaries. A Proofreader with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,263

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Key Stats for Proofreader

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Proofreader Salaries

Mid-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲28%

Late-Career
▲17%

National Average
C$42,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Proofreader Salaries

National Average
C$42,000

Proofreading
▼1%

Editing
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 39%
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