Freelance writing rates and prices

When you look at freelance writing rates, it’s vital to think about the value a freelance writer will bring to your business. When you hire the perfect writer, you’re not just paying for the writing itself, you’re getting much more.

My prices include the following — Understanding your needs and requirements, original research, a tailored approach, SEO optimization, close collaboration, reviews, communication, and original content creation. I combine that with my insight, experience, and expertise. 

In short, you’re getting exactly what you need to publish brilliant, compelling content that speaks with your voice and gets results. 


Articles, blogs, and content marketing rates

From 16 cents a word depending on the amount of research needed, with a minimum fee of $100


Websites, emails, and copywriting rates

From $120


Thought leadership and authority content rates

From 18 cents a word depending on the amount of research needed, with a minimum fee of $200


Reviewing and rewriting rates

From 10 cents a word depending on the depth of rewriting needed, with a minimum fee of $100


Guides, knowledge bases, and tutorials rates

From 16 cents a word depending on the amount of research needed, with a minimum fee of $100


Idea generation, concepts, and outlining rates

For idea generation, $10 per idea. For outlining, $25 per outline.


Data analysis, insights, and reporting rates

For data analysis and report production $80 an hour with a minimum fee of $200. For creating content based on data analysis, 15 cents a word.


Independent research and reporting rates

$80 an hour with a minimum fee of $200.


Please note that any initial meeting or consultation is completely free of charge.

All hourly fees are charged in 15 minute intervals.


Other freelance writing rates

I also provide other services, priced as follows:

  • Meetings and calls after the initial meeting will be charged at $80 an hour with a $20 minimum.
  • Social media promotional content for Facebook and Twitter is charged at $60 for ten tweets or a 300 word promotional description for Facebook or LinkedIn.
  • Sourcing royalty free images — A flat fee of $20 per article.
  • We also provide proofreading and editing services, you can get a fixed price quote here.