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Freelance Writer Salaries

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$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 220 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Writer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Sprinklr
      $44,235/yr
      Range: $41K - $48K
      6 salaries
      $44,235/yr
      $41K$48K
      Freelancer
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $20
      5 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$20
      Upwork
      $20/hr
      Range: $10 - $50
      5 salaries
      $20/hr
      $10$50
      Upwork
      $16/hr
      Range: $12 - $35
      5 salaries
      $16/hr
      $12$35
      Ultius
      $1,518/mo
      Range: $813 - $2K
      4 salaries
      $1,518/mo
      $813$2K
      Ultius
      $1,237/mo
      Range: $1K - $4K
      4 salaries
      $1,237/mo
      $1K$4K
      Self
      $30/hr
      Range: $20 - $50
      3 salaries
      $30/hr
      $20$50

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      Self
      $65,000/yr
      Range: $55K - $90K
      3 salaries
      $65,000/yr
      $55K$90K
      Self
      $50/hr
      Range: $9 - $60
      3 salaries
      $50/hr
      $9$60
      About
      $850/mo
      Range: $720 - $1K
      3 salaries
      $850/mo
      $720$1K
      Ultius
      $10/hr
      Range: $10 - $15
      3 salaries
      $10/hr
      $10$15
      Ultius
      $10/hr
      Range: $10 - $10
      3 salaries
      $10/hr
      $10$10
      Bustle
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      3 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$18
      RezBiz
      $10/hr
      Range: $8 - $22
      3 salaries
      $10/hr
      $8$22
      Amazon
      $53,549/yr
      Range: $49K - $57K
      2 salaries
      About
      $49K - $57K
      $49K$57K
      Razorfish
      $55,966/yr
      Range: $54K - $58K
      2 salaries
      About
      $54K - $58K
      $54K$58K
      Self-Employment and Entrepreneur Development Society (SEEDS)
      $48,000/yr
      Range: $43K - $53K
      2 salaries
      About
      $43K - $53K
      $43K$53K
      Self-Employment and Entrepreneur Development Society (SEEDS)
      $69,174/yr
      Range: $11K - $131K
      2 salaries
      About
      $11K - $131K
      $11K$131K
      Demand Media
      $2,694/mo
      Range: $1K - $4K
      2 salaries
      About
      $1K - $4K
      $1K$4K
      Freelancer
      $2,020/mo
      Range: $1K - $3K
      2 salaries
      About
      $1K - $3K
      $1K$3K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $1,500
      monthly
      A Freelance Writer in the Norwich, CT Area area reported making $1,500 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Norwich, CT Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $32
      hourly
      A Freelance Writer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $32 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $28
      hourly
      A Freelance Writer in the Erie, PA Area area reported making $28 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Erie, PA Area area
      Contract
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $1,600
      monthly
      A Freelance Writer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $1,600 per month
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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