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Proofreader Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 10,500 Proofreaders in the United States. The Proofreader job market is expected to decline by -2.4% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in New York, California, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population New York and Massachusetts have the most Proofreaders representing 0.165 in 1000 and 0.146 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Proofreader

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  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Proofreader. An english literature degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
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Proofreader Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Proofreader Bonner and Partners Delray Beach, FL, USA Job Details
Proofreader Onward Search Woodland Hills, CA, USA Job Details
Copy Editor/Proofreader International Arts & Artists Washington, DC, USA Job Details
Proofreader Quad/Graphics Job Details
Proofreader Robert Half Santa Rosa, CA, USA Job Details
Proofreader/Editor - Temporary Lakeshore Learning Materials Carson, CA, USA Job Details
Proofreader / Copy Editor Advantage Media Group Incorporated Charleston, SC, USA Job Details
Proofreader OfficeTeam Santa Rosa, CA, USA Job Details
Contingent Proofreader* RR Donnelley New York, NY, USA Job Details
Proofreader/Keyboarder (Journeyperson Printer) USAJobs Washington, DC, USA Job Details
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Demand for Proofreaders

The Proofreader industry is concentrated in New York, California and Texas.

Total Per Capita

Proofreader Jobs by State

How to Become a Proofreader

Interested in becoming a proofreader? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good proofreader? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Proofreader. An english literature degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Asnuntuck Community College | Enfield, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.