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Proofreaders and Copy Markers

Read text to find and correct any grammatical, typing, or writing errors.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$24.55 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  5.3%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Search files, databases or reference materials to obtain needed information.
  • Search information sources to find specific data.
  • Verify accuracy of financial or transactional data.
  • Proofread documents, records, or other files to ensure accuracy.
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Content Editor
Editorial Assistant
Production Assistant

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