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Proofreader Salary
in Delaware, United States

$43,045 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Proofreader is $43,045 a year and $21 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Proofreader is between $32,142 and $52,111. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Proofreader. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Proofreads original copy or typed setup, to detect and mark grammatical, typographical, mathematical, or compositional errors.
  • Reads copy attentively; marks errors with standard proofreaders' marks.
  • Returns marked proof for correction.
  • Checks proof after revisions are made to be sure that all corrections have been made.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Proofreader Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Part Time Production Artist/Archivist
Nov 7
Wilmington, DE, USA
On-Board Companies
Acrobat Pro is required for receiving revisions in proofreader's marks and delivering final projects. Experience with interactive features is preferred. 3. Animate or html animation expertise is a ...