$36k $36k
13k 13k
-2.4% -2.4%
3.3/5 3.3/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a Proofreader make in Wisconsin?

Average Proofreader Hourly Wage in Wisconsin

Proofreaders earn a median hourly wage of $18.12. Hourly wages typically start from $8.39 and go up to $27.69.

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

Average Proofreader Yearly Salary in Wisconsin

Proofreaders earn a median salary of $37,700 per year. Salaries typically start from $17,450 and go up to $57,590.

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

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Employment Type Mix

43%
Full-Time
57%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
308
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 Wisconsin earn:

$27.69
an hour
$57,590
per year
Senior Proofreader Earnings

Senior Proofreaders in Wisconsin earn:

$23.24
an hour
$48,350
per year
Experienced Proofreader Earnings

Experienced Proofreaders in Wisconsin earn:

$18.12
an hour
$37,700
per year
Junior Proofreader Earnings

Junior Proofreaders in Wisconsin earn:

$10.02
an hour
$20,840
per year
Starting Proofreader Earnings

Starting Proofreaders in Wisconsin earn:

$8.39
an hour
$17,450
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Proofreader salary comparison

Proofreaders earn less than 88% percent of Journalism & Writing careers in Wisconsin. Proofreader salaries are in the bottom 70% of all careers in Wisconsin.

Proofreader Salary $37k
Source:

Historical salary for Proofreaders in Wisconsin

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