Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Senior Editors with Proofreading skills who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $41K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $58K. For Senior Editors with Proofreading skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $66K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $72K on average.