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Proofreader Salary
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How much does a Proofreader make in the United States?
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$41,462 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$20 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$643 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average proofreader salary in United States is $41,462 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $643. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$32,647 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$49,013 (USD)

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