Proofreader Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 515 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 16, 2019
Average salary
$19.04 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$51.80
Salary Distribution

How much does a Proofreader make in the United States?

The average salary for a Proofreader is $19.04 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 515 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Proofreader employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Proofreader is 1-3 years.
Proofreader salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$36.00 per hour
$35.00 per hour
$30.28 per hour
146 salaries
$26.83 per hour
$27.00 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$24.00 per hour
$22.00 per hour
$20.58 per hour
Proofreader salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$23.84 per hour
$10.90 per hour
$21.89 per hour
$24.88 per hour
$21.66 per hour

Proofreader job openings

Proofreader (Transcription Editor) - Remote
AlphaSights Ltd.
Remote
Proofreader / Editor
Ernest Packaging Solutions
Thousand Oaks, CA
Proofreader (US)
STUDIO 88
New York, NY
Freelance Proofreader
Journalist/Author
San Francisco, CA
Proofreader
GateHouse Media
Austin, TX
Proofreader (Freelance)
BBDO
Los Angeles, CA
Proofreader Jobs