Proofreader Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Proofreader make in District of Columbia? The average Proofreader salary in District of Columbia is $57,745 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $50,675 and $65,942. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $50,675 10% $44,237 90% $73,405 75% $65,942 $57,745 50%(Median)
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Proofreader proofreads, reviews and edits documents for accurate use of grammar and content. Corrects any grammatical, spelling, typographical, or compositional errors in original copy. Being a Proofreader typically requires an associate degree. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. The Proofreader has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. To be a Proofreader typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may have 2 years experience with additional training or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $57,454 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $57,454 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $57,454 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $57,454 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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