Freelancer Reviews

Updated May 30, 2020

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3.8
75%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
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Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie
Matt Barrie
165 Ratings
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  • "I had to gripe to customer service to get refunded project fees that I was charged for accepting a project that was a scam(in 20 reviews)

  • "There is no cons at this moment(in 18 reviews)

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  1. "iOS developer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - IOS Developer 

    I have been working at Freelancer full-time

    Pros

    Freelanced as a software developer, developing components of an iOS app for tracking academic progress of students for a mid-sized education institute, per informal requirements.

    Cons

    Developed Controls for grade & percentile calculation for students Developed Controls for notifying faculty members about student performance falling below a preset threshold.

    Freelancer2020-05-09
  2. "Freelancing in software development"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Freelancer full-time

    Pros

    freedom of task choice working at night

    Cons

    unpredictable job isolated from people terrible soft skills

    Freelancer2020-05-27
  3. "Do not drive"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    Former Employee - Driver 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Freelancer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility is the only thing

    Cons

    Most drivers are losing money

    Freelancer2020-05-21
  4. "negative"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Architect in Homer, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Freelancer part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    free time to work any time

    Cons

    not easy to get jobs

    Freelancer2020-04-24
  5. "good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Technical Support Engineer in New York, NY

    I worked at Freelancer full-time

    Pros

    I like this job for me to flexible time

    Cons

    Finance issue misunderstand RC and Requirements

    Freelancer2020-04-02
  6. "Good for in-between jobs"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Driver in Tustin, CA

    I worked at Freelancer part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great opportunity to practice customer service

    Cons

    It gets old after a while.

    Continue reading
    Freelancer2020-03-30
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Web and mobile developer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mobile Web Developer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Freelancer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    it was good experience how to work on job platform

    Cons

    so many fake developer and customer

    Freelancer2020-03-06
  8. "data entry"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Entry in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Freelancer part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    highest paying jobs very interesting

    Cons

    i like it highest paying website

    Freelancer2019-12-02
  9. "Illustrator"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Illustrator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Freelancer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    this is a great company

    Cons

    I would prefer to be more involved

    Freelancer2019-09-17
  10. "Great Place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Consultant in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Freelancer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Place to work at!

    Cons

    none that I can think of.

    Freelancer2019-07-30
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