A Proofreader earns an average salary of C$40,287 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$29,696 - C$69,043
C$30K
C$40K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$40,287
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50%
90%

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C$13.00 - C$37.50
C$13
C$22
C$37
MEDIAN: C$22.00
10%
50%
90%

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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$29,419 - C$71,091  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$13.00 - C$37.50  
   
Overtime
C$24.57  
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$29,419 - C$71,091  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Proofreader

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,617

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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
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Proofreader Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
C$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Proofreader Salaries

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$42,000

Editing
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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