Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Medical Copy Editor / Proofreader is $64,397
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Copy Editor / Proofreaders?
An early career Medical Copy Editor / Proofreader with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,002 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Medical Copy Editor / Proofreader with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 6 …Read more
What Do Medical Copy Editor / Proofreaders Do?
Medical copy editors/proofreaders are employed primarily by companies in the health care industry. Most companies are searching for applicants who have a Bachelor's degree in English or a life science-related field, though a Master's degree is often preferred. Companies also prefer experienced applicants who have worked as editors/proofreaders in another firm, such as advertising, pharmaceutical, etc. If one is applying as an English major, he/she should have experience working as an editor in …Read more