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How much does a Proofreader make in Oregon?

Average Proofreader Hourly Wage in Oregon

Proofreaders earn a median hourly wage of $18.90. Hourly wages typically start from $12.22 and go up to $30.03.

Average Proofreader Yearly Salary in Oregon

Proofreaders earn a median salary of $39,300 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,420 and go up to $62,460.

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How to Become a Proofreader

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Proofreader Earnings by Seniority

Top End Proofreader Earnings

The highest earning Proofreaders in Oregon earn:

$30.03
an hour
$62,460
per year
Senior Proofreader Earnings

Senior Proofreaders in Oregon earn:

$24.41
an hour
$50,770
per year
Experienced Proofreader Earnings

Experienced Proofreaders in Oregon earn:

$18.90
an hour
$39,300
per year
Junior Proofreader Earnings

Junior Proofreaders in Oregon earn:

$15.70
an hour
$32,660
per year
Starting Proofreader Earnings

Starting Proofreaders in Oregon earn:

$12.22
an hour
$25,420
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Proofreader salary comparison

Proofreaders earn less than 78% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Oregon. Proofreader salaries are in the bottom 84% of all careers in Oregon.

Technical Writer Salary in Oregon $79k
Author Salary in Oregon $64k
News Anchor Salary in Oregon $45k
Editor Salary in Oregon $45k
Proofreader Salary $40k
Journalist Salary in Oregon $38k
Sports Writer Salary in Oregon $22k

Historical salary for Proofreaders in Oregon

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

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

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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