How much does a Freelance Content Writer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Freelance Content Writer in the United States is $25 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $21 and $29. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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5000fish, Inc. - Herndon , VA
5000fish is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated individual for Freelance Content Writer role within the Marketing team. The right person will have a keen ability to interview business and technical ... - 84 days ago
Vehicle History - Charlottesville , VA
... content * Experience managing a team of editors and/or writers (in a staff or perma-freelance capacity) * Experience sourcing contract and/or full-time writers (bonus points if you already have ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Grande | RCN | Wave - Falls Church , VA
Writes and/or collaborates with freelance writers to produce long- and short-form content for Social and web and ensures consistent brand voice throughout Community Management & Influencer Marketing ...
Lensa - 62 days ago
Brazen Technologies - Arlington , VA
... success, agencies, and freelancers. You will report directly to the VP of Marketing ... Collaborate with content writers, product marketers, and sales to iterate through design and ensure ...
ZipRecruiter - 53 days ago
Chaloner - Alexandria , VA
Research and write copy for client promotional materials * Maintain database of public relations ... and freelance consultants Values You Should Share with Us * Working within a diverse team ...
Top Echelon Network, LLC - 59 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Freelance Content Writer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Freelance Content Writer ranges from $21 to $29 with the average hourly pay of $25. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $21 to $31 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $26.

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