Read novels, stories, and plays and prepare synopses for review.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$23,000 – $86,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Readers do?

Reads novels, stories, and plays and prepares synopses for review by editorial department or PRODUCER or PRODUCER. Suggests possible treatment of selected materials. May read foreign story material in original language.

Should I be a Reader?

You should have an associate's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Story Analyst

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