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

C$26,223 - C$58,723
C$26K
C$40K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$39,996
10%
50%
90%
C$11.92 - C$34.77
C$12
C$21
C$35
MEDIAN: C$21.38
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$66K
Salary C$26,223 - C$58,723
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$25,391 - C$66,161
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$11.92 - C$34.77
Overtime C$25.43
Annual Data C$0C$66K
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$25,391 - C$66,161
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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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 C$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 C$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 C$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 C$49,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,480

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Proofreader

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Proofreader Salaries

Mid-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲30%

Late-Career
▲19%

National Average
C$41,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Proofreader Salaries

Proofreading
▲1%

National Average
C$41,000

Editing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 46%