Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Top 3 proofreaders Jobs

  • Art Proofreader - FrankCrum Staffing - Seminole, FL

    Proofreaders are responsible for quality and accuracy of an order before production. Essential Job Functions A proofreader looks at the supplied customer artwork, artwork returned from India ...

  • Communications and Hospitality Coordinator - St. Alban's Episcopal Church - Waco, TX

    Places bulletins in church by Friday. • Communicates with volunteer proofreaders . • Coordinates production of parish pictorial directory. • Using MailChimp, sends out weekly all-parish emails ...

  • Editorial Assistant - Our Daily Bread Ministries - Grand Rapids, MI

    External Work Environment External communication required with authors, agents, aspiring writers, cover designers, typesetters, proofreaders , and indexers. Leadership Responsibilities None ...

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What Proofreaders and copy markers Do

Read transcript or proof type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors. Excludes workers whose primary duty is editing copy. Includes proofreaders of braille.


Proofreader and copy marker Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 7,900
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $43,940

Job Outlook for Proofreaders and copy markers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 400
  • Growth rate: 5 percent (Slower than average)

How to Become a Proofreader or copy marker

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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