Upwork Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 118 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 9, 2018
Media & CommunicationsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
6 salaries reported
$20.99 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$42.15
5 salaries reported
$13.59 per hour
$7.25
$42.15
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6 salaries reported
$113,000 per year
  • Most Reported
$56,000
$170,000
6 salaries reported
$17.77 per hour
$7.25
$40.45
$10.90 per hour
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3 salaries reported
$35,971 per year
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3 salaries reported
$18.53 per hour
Min and max salaries are hidden when we have fewer than 5 salaries
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Salary satisfaction

60%
Most people think they are paid fairly at Upwork
Based on 299 ratings
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Common benefits at Upwork

  • Employee Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
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What people say about working at Upwork

  • freelance

    5.0
    Id recommend to anyone wanting to make some extra money, its all contract work and pretty flexible. You are paid per job or per hour, if you do a good job you are often rehired, Its nice to work from home and be able to transfer funds direct to my ba...
    I currently do Freelance virtual assistant work (Current Employee)
    Buhl, ID - August 13, 2018
  • Competitive & low pay

    4.0
    The best thing UpWork offers is flexibility. While some employers do offer full time and long-term job opportunities, the market is extremely competitive and depending on skills sets and time on UpWork, it is hard to find more long-term jobs. Also, u...
    FREELANCE WRITING, INDEPENDANT CONTRACTOR (Current Employee)
    Baltimore, MD - August 13, 2018
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