Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Freelance Content Writer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$65,825 / yrTotal Pay
$46,426 / yrBase Pay
$19,399 / yrAdditional Pay

$65,825

 / yr
$12K$736K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Freelance Content Writer is $65,825 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $46,426 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,399 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Freelance Content Writer salary is $46,426. Salaries can range from $12,281 - $736,184. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Freelance Content Writer in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $65,825.

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Vivial
4.2

Vivial

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly Contractor
About 

$10 -$24

 hourly

$10

$24

$10 - $24 Range

The HOTH
4.2

The HOTH

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly Contractor
About 

$14 -$31

 hourly

$14

$31

$14 - $31 Range

WriterAccess
4.1

WriterAccess

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly
About 

$6 -$52

 hourly

$6

$52

$6 - $52 Range

SelfEmployed.com

Freelance Content Writer - Contractor
About 

$48K -$52K

$48K

$52K

$47,902 - $52,222 Range

ServiceNow
4.5

ServiceNow

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly Contractor

$54

$58

$54 - $58 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Content Writer

$44K

$48K

$44,222 - $48,494 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Content Writer - Monthly Contractor

$10K

$11K

$9,701 - $10,559 Range

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Hannaford
3.7

Hannaford

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly

$12

$14

$12 - $14 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

4.4

Self-employed

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly Contractor
About 

$15 -$17

 hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

Nothing Bundt Cakes
3.7

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly

$8

$8

$8 - $8 Range

SelfMade
4.5

SelfMade

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly
About 

$26 -$28

 hourly

$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

Independent
4.3

Independent

Freelance Content Writer
About 

$60K -$65K

$60K

$65K

$60,414 - $65,056 Range

Internet Brands
3.3

Internet Brands

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly

$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

Amplify
4.1

Amplify

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly

$51

$55

$51 - $55 Range

freelance
4.3

freelance

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly
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$34 -$37

 hourly

$34

$37

$34 - $37 Range

Brafton
4.0

Brafton

Freelance Content Writer

$33K

$36K

$33,463 - $36,366 Range

Brafton
4.0

Brafton

Freelance Content Writer - Contractor

$32K

$35K

$32,124 - $35,163 Range

Dotdash
3.9

Dotdash

Freelance Content Writer - Contractor

$32K

$35K

$32,405 - $35,132 Range

Textbroker International
3.4

Textbroker International

Freelance Content Writer - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

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$50,000

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11 days ago by a Freelance Writer/Online Content Writer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

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55 days ago by a Freelance Writer/Online Content Writer with less than one year of experience

$1,000

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57 days ago by a Freelance Writer/Online Content Writer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$8

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Frequently asked questions about a Freelance Content Writer salaries

The national average salary for a Freelance Content Writer is $57,674 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Freelance Content Writer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Freelance Content Writer employees.

The highest salary for a Freelance Content Writer in United States is $101,967 per year.

The lowest salary for a Freelance Content Writer in United States is $32,622 per year.

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