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Advancement Prospects

As they gain experience, junior lexicographers at dictionary publishers can eventually advance to positions of higher responsibility. They might eventually supervise a team of lexicographers or manage an editorial department. Other lexicographers might make lateral career moves to the position of editor or writer. Experienced freelance lexicographers may charge higher rates or take on more prestigious assignments as their level of expertise increases.

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