The average pay for a Proofreader in New York, New York is $44,219 per year. A skill in Copywriting is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,913 - $70,234
$31K
$44K
$70K
MEDIAN: $44,218
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$19.50 - $27.00
$22
MEDIAN: $21.00
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Salary
$30,913 - $70,234  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,864 - $70,469  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$21.72  
   
Overtime
$31.00  
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Total Pay (?
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$31,864 - $70,469  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Proofreader

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

Key Stats for Proofreader

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Proofreader Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Proofreader Salaries

Copywriting
up arrow 13%

National Average
$46,000

Proofreading
up arrow 1%

Editing
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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