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3.3/5 3.3/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a Proofreader make in Pennsylvania?

Average Proofreader Hourly Wage in Pennsylvania

Proofreaders earn a median hourly wage of $16.02. Hourly wages typically start from $11.39 and go up to $26.37.

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

Average Proofreader Yearly Salary in Pennsylvania

Proofreaders earn a median salary of $33,330 per year. Salaries typically start from $23,680 and go up to $54,840.

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

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Employment Type Mix

44%
Full-Time
56%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
304
RATINGS
Proofreaders average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Proofreaders in the 33th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Proofreader Earnings by Seniority

Top End Proofreader Earnings

The highest earning Proofreaders in Pennsylvania earn:

$26.37
an hour
$54,840
per year
Senior Proofreader Earnings

Senior Proofreaders in Pennsylvania earn:

$19.93
an hour
$41,450
per year
Experienced Proofreader Earnings

Experienced Proofreaders in Pennsylvania earn:

$16.02
an hour
$33,330
per year
Junior Proofreader Earnings

Junior Proofreaders in Pennsylvania earn:

$13.39
an hour
$27,850
per year
Starting Proofreader Earnings

Starting Proofreaders in Pennsylvania earn:

$11.39
an hour
$23,680
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Proofreader salary comparison

Proofreaders earn less than 89% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Pennsylvania. Proofreader salaries are in the bottom 70% of all careers in Pennsylvania.

Technical Writer Salary in Pennsylvania $70k
Author Salary in Pennsylvania $60k
Editor Salary in Pennsylvania $54k
News Anchor Salary in Pennsylvania $54k
Journalist Salary in Pennsylvania $35k
Proofreader Salary $34k
Sports Writer Salary in Pennsylvania $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Proofreaders in Pennsylvania

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