Freelance Writer with Editing Skills Salary

A Freelance Writer with Editing skills earns an average wage of $20.78 per hour. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$17,492 - $99,666
$17K
$37K
$100K
MEDIAN: $36,625
10%
50%
90%

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$10.16 - $66.38
$10
$21
$66
MEDIAN: $20.71
10%
50%
90%

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$0$123K
Salary $17,492 - $99,666
Bonus $8,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,051 - $123,650
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $10.16 - $66.38
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$123K
Bonus $8,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,051 - $123,650
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

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Pay by Experience Level for Freelance Writer

Pay by Experience for a Freelance Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Freelance Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Freelance Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Freelance Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 24 salaries. A Freelance Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Freelance Writer

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Freelance Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲140%

Experienced
▲48%

Mid-Career
▲23%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 91%
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