Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Top 3 proofreaders Jobs

  • Freelance Proofreader - Nursing/Medical - GW, Inc. - Saint Louis, MO

    As one of our freelance proofreaders , you would be performing work that truly matters in the nursing and medical fields. Freelance proofreading assignments are made on a project-by-project basis, and ...

  • Your Words can Make You Up to $4500/Month! Freelance Writers - SimpleTense Education - Pasadena, CA

    We are a team of writers, editors, and proofreaders , who are dedicated to bridging the educational gap for international Chinese students in western universities. Job Description Currently, we're ...

  • Project Coordinator - TransPerfect - Hawaii County, HI

    Establish and maintain excellent relationships with contract translators and proofreaders globally* Coordinate with quality personnel to ensure that the translation perfectly complies with ...

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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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