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204 SalariesUpdated May 16, 2018
Average Base Pay
$42,120/yr
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The national average salary for a Freelance Writer is $42,120 in United States. Filter by location to see Freelance Writer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 204 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Sprinklr
      $44,500/yr
      Range: $41K - $48K
      6 salaries
      $44,500
      $41K$48K
      Freelancer
      $15/hr
      Range: $10 - $20
      4 salaries
      $15
      $10$20
      Upwork
      $25/hr
      Range: $10 - $50
      4 salaries
      $25
      $10$50
      Upwork
      $16/hr
      Range: $12 - $20
      4 salaries
      $16
      $12$20
      Ultius
      $1,769/mo
      Range: $1K - $4K
      4 salaries
      $1,769
      $1K$4K
      Ultius
      $1,462/mo
      Range: $813 - $2K
      4 salaries
      $1,462
      $813$2K
      Self
      $40/hr
      Range: $9 - $60
      3 salaries
      $40
      $9$60

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      About
      $990/mo
      Range: $720 - $1K
      3 salaries
      $990
      $720$1K
      Ultius
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $15
      3 salaries
      $12
      $10$15
      Ultius
      $10/hr
      Range: $10 - $10
      3 salaries
      $10
      $10$10
      Bustle
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      3 salaries
      $13
      $10$18
      House Tipster
      $18/hr
      Range: $15 - $25
      3 salaries
      $18
      $15$25
      RezBiz
      $13/hr
      Range: $8 - $22
      3 salaries
      $13
      $8$22
      Amazon
      $53,911/yr
      Range: $49K - $57K
      2 salaries
      About
      $49K - $57K
      $49K$57K
      Razorfish
      $55,824/yr
      Range: $53K - $59K
      2 salaries
      About
      $53K - $59K
      $53K$59K
      Self-Employment and Entrepreneur Development Society (SEEDS)
      $48,207/yr
      Range: $44K - $53K
      2 salaries
      About
      $44K - $53K
      $44K$53K
      Self-Employment and Entrepreneur Development Society (SEEDS)
      $71,573/yr
      Range: $12K - $130K
      2 salaries
      About
      $12K - $130K
      $12K$130K
      Demand Media
      $2,739/mo
      Range: $1K - $4K
      2 salaries
      About
      $1K - $4K
      $1K$4K
      Self
      $36/hr
      Range: $19 - $52
      2 salaries
      About
      $19 - $52
      hourly
      $19$52
      Self
      $77,949/yr
      Range: $62K - $94K
      2 salaries
      About
      $62K - $94K
      $62K$94K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Freelance Writer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $18,000
      per year
      A Freelance Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $18,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $20
      hourly
      A Freelance Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $18
      hourly
      A Freelance Writer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $18 per hour
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Contract
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $12
      hourly
      A Freelance Writer in the Sturgis, MI Area area reported making $12 per hour
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Sturgis, MI Area area
      Contract
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
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