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What is the average salary for Proofreaders in District of Columbia?

Proofreaders earn an average hourly wage of $24.14. Hourly wages typically start from $16.44 and go up to $35.89. Proofreaders earn an average salary of $50,210 per year. Salaries typically start from $34,200 and go up to $74,650.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Proofreaders in District of Columbia earn:

$35.89 an hour $74,650 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Proofreaders in District of Columbia earn:

$27.91 an hour $58,050 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Proofreaders in District of Columbia earn:

$22.32 an hour $46,430 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Proofreaders in District of Columbia earn:

$18.80 an hour $39,110 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Proofreaders in District of Columbia earn:

$16.44 an hour $34,200 per year

Historical salary for Proofreaders in District of Columbia

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics