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Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Job Information

Read transcript or proof type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors. Includes proofreaders of Braille.


  • Most jobs require a college degree, preferably in communications, journalism, or English.
  • Keen competition is expected for writing and editing jobs as many people are attracted to this occupation.
  • Online publications and services are growing in number and sophistication, spurring the demand for writers and editors with Web or multimedia experience.


Personality I'm organized
Salary $31,940/yr ($15.97/hr)
Job Outlook Below Average
Education Bachelors