The average rate for a Proofreader or Copy Marker is $15.05 per hour.
Proofreader or Copy Marker Total Pay (?
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$26,294 - $52,628
(Median)
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32K
43K
49K
MEDIAN: $42,988
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75%
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Proofreader or Copy Marker Total Pay (?
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$9.99 - $35.23
(Median)
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35
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$26,294 - $52,628  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
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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$21,658 - $62,697  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.99 - $35.23  
   
Overtime
$16.50 - $35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
   
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).
)
$21,658 - $62,697  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Job Description for Proofreader or Copy Marker
  • Check facts and ask questions to the author.
  • Ensure that text agrees with the approved style.
  • Check text to ensure copy is well written and logically structured.
  • Correct grammar and spelling.
  • Check documents and other items for readability, style, and agreement with editorial policy.
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 14 votes.
Gender
Female
80%
female alumni
 
Male
20%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
20%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 45% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 55%
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