How much does a Freelance Writer make in the United States?

225 salaries reported, updated at June 8, 2021
$21.63
per hour

The average salary for a freelance writer is $21.63 per hour in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Wellness program
  • Referral program
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Most common benefits for Freelance Writers

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Wellness program
  • Referral program
  • Professional development assistance
  • Life insurance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible spending account
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 92 ratings

36% of Freelance writers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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