Average Proofreader Hourly Pay

$19.39
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$12.02
MEDIAN
$19.39
90%
$34.08

The average hourly pay for a Proofreader is $19.39

Hourly Rate
$12 - $34
Bonus
$306 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $4k
Total Pay
$27k - $71k
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What Do Proofreaders Do?

Proofreader Tasks
  • Verify correct word breaks and that elements are set according to design specifications.
  • Ensure that all editorial changes have been input properly.
  • Assist in light copyediting.
  • Proof new and existing materials to ensure accurate use of grammar and correct spelling.
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How do Proofreaders Rate Their Jobs?

3.7 out of 5
(52)
Highly Satisfied
7Reviews
Based on 52 responses, the job of Proofreader has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.66 out of 5. On average, Proofreaders are highly satisfied with their job.