9 Freelance editor jobs in Boston, MA

  • MDPI UK Logo
    MDPI UK2.3 ★
    Freelance English Editor for Research Journals
    Boston, MA
    $44K - $69K (Glassdoor est.)
  • LabX Media Group Logo
    LabX Media Group4.2 ★
    Assistant Editor
    Boston, MA
    $42K - $59K (Glassdoor est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Harvard University Logo
    Harvard University4.3 ★
    Editor, Harvard Medicine
    Boston, MA
  • EF Ultimate Break Logo
    EF Ultimate Break3.4 ★
    Video Editor/Shooter
    Cambridge, MA
    $37K - $57K (Glassdoor est.)
  • Boston University Logo
    Boston University4.2 ★
    EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, Emancipator, Center for Antiracist Research
    Boston, MA
    $76K - $122K (Glassdoor est.)
  • Tufts University Logo
    Tufts University4.2 ★
    Director of Communications and Marketing - Dental School
    Boston, MA
    $79K - $115K (Glassdoor est.)
  • SilverPeak Studios
    Associate Studio Location Sports Photographer
    Pembroke, MA
    $18.00 - $22.00 Per Hour (Employer est.)
    Easy Apply
  • Transparent Language Logo
    Transparent Language3.7 ★
    Freelance: Foreign Language Content Contributor
    Nashua, NH
    $37K - $55K (Glassdoor est.)
  • Tree House Brewing Company Logo
    Tree House Brewing Company2.9 ★
    Assistant Videographer - Part Time
    Charlton, MA
    $40K - $53K (Glassdoor est.)
    Easy Apply

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    There are open freelance editor jobs in several cities near Boston, MA including Boston, MA, Cambridge, MA, Pembroke, MA
    The top companies hiring now for freelance editor jobs in Boston, MA are MDPI UK, LabX Media Group, Harvard University, EF Ultimate Break, Boston University, Tufts University
    MDPI UK Logo
    MDPI UK2.3 ★
    Freelance English Editor for Research Journals
    Boston, MA