Do you want to work from the comfort of your own home? Here are 7 best paying freelance writing jobs that can earn you up to $2,750 with an added bonus, or even an annual income of up to $18,000 per annum! As a hidden bonus… I have added a contest where you stand a chance to win $2000! Best get out your writing pads and get started 🙂
7 best paying freelance writing jobs
As writers we can often be faced with spending more time on searching for freelance writing jobs than what we do writing. I do trust that these 7 best paying freelance writing jobs will be useful to you and grant you a successful form of workflow. Good Luck!
7 best paying freelance writing jobs
1 Content Researcher. ($2,750 plus bonus)
This is not your average “writing gig”, but not only does it pay $2,750, but also pays an added bonus if your work is exceptional! Well, I thought I’d include it in today’s list and you can decide 🙂
Research college essay questions and fact-check college admissions data. Comb through websites and contact schools for very specific information for about 300 colleges.
Position starts July 18 and usually ends in late October with majority hours in August (20-30 hours/week) and fewer hours in September (10-15 hours/week), and barely any in October (5 hours/week). Approximately 25% of your time spent at night or on weekends – please be flexible with hours on call as needed and definitely have extra availability from Aug 1-15.
Please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com (pasted into the email, not attached) with “Researcher Position” in the subject line.
We are looking for a content assistant to review and enhance our digital and printable resources for kids.
We are wanting:
- Strong editorial attention to detail
- Strong project management skills
- Strong writing abilities
- Thorough research skills
- Knowledge of SEO is a plus
- An interest and willingness to learn SEO tactics
- Experience with content management systems
- Experience teaching or tutoring kids a plus
- Familiarity with AP Style a plus
- Knowledge of LaTeX a plus
- Reviewing and providing feedback on interactive digital content
- Collaborating with curriculum and marketing team members to complete projects
- Copywriting and copyediting
- Helping to manage SEO projects
- Link building outreach Read More.
JobHero.com is a career-focused website that provides valuable information to help job seekers land their next job. We have an established audience of 500K+ monthly visitors and are looking to expand the site by publishing hundreds of new, well-researched articles in the coming months. To reach these goals, we are looking to build a team of talented freelance writers to help us write in-depth articles on a variety of career-related topics.
Key project details:
Career articles are typically about 1,000 words.
Rates are competitive and vary based on the level of research required for each article.
We provide article topics, detailed instructions and editorial support.
Successful candidates will receive consistent weekly assignments of several articles.
This is a remote, freelance position. Ultimately, we are looking for writers who interested in a long-term relationship and the opportunity for consistent, flexible work throughout the year.
We are looking for writers to join JobHero who meet the following essential criteria:
- Significant prior freelance writing experience
- Ability to write informative articles aligned with our brand and professional tone
- Excellent research and communications skills
- High degree of organization, extreme attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
- While specific experience with writing career or education-related articles is a plus, but not required
To apply, please submit your application here.
Are you a professional educator or educational scholar who has experience with item development? Do you believe that effective principals should lead schools and contribute to greater student learning? Would you like to contribute to research designed to learn more about what makes great principals great?
PeopleAdmin is seeking to hire brilliant educators. Educators will craft test items that will enable schools to improve their hiring practices and enhance their professional development. Subject matter expertise is more important than previous experience with and/or proficiency in technical writing or psychometrics, with this in mind exceptional writing skills are highly desired,. Training in item construction provided. Apply by emailing a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, but Read More first!
Share your story for a chance to win $2,000.
Inspired2Educate is a national recognition program that encourages current K-20 educators to honor the teachers or administrators who inspired them to embrace education as their life’s work.
Tell us your story in a video or in writing! Each month, PeopleAdmin will award one person with $1,000 for professional development and $1,000 for their educational institution. Submit your story here.
Simplemost is a lifestyle site that aims at saving readers a dollar or a minute and moreover brings a smile to their faces at the same time. Our goal is to provide inspiring and uplifting stories along with tips and tricks to make life a little easier.
We are actively looking to expand our stable of freelance writers. We are looking for writers who are able to write quick-turn news and trend blog posts. Furthermore longer form lifestyle articles or first-person essays are also needed. Our ideal contributor has experience producing content in a CMS like WordPress and is familiar with online media best practices. Read More
6 The Found Glen (+$18,000 per annum)
Strategize and create original, expertly written, and customer-oriented work for blogs, newsletters, webpages, or social media for a content marketing firm based in Miami, Florida.
We are wanting:
- Works well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Willing and able to respond quickly to requests.
- Errs on the side of over-communicating.
- Cares about putting forth high quality work.
- Handles changes and requests with grace. Adjusts work to suit suggestions from The Found Gen and the client.
- Likes to take ownership of tasks and responsibilities and is proactive about finding better, more efficient ways of doing things.
- Wants a long-term partnership.
- Able to work in a virtual office. Highly organized and self motivated. Read More.
7 Vinyl Interactive
Lead generation company looking to hire a freelance writer for two blogs:
Scholarsaavy.com will become a source for all that is scholarships.
Sun2roof.com will become a source for all that is solar panels.
We will need six 500-1,000 word blog articles per week and will pay $20-$30 per blog. Interested applicants please email email@example.com with your résumé and a sample 500 word article for each site above.
All experience levels welcome.
Knowledge of SEO is a plus, but is however not an essential requirement when applying.
Voice and style of writing is open for interpretation.
WARN!NG: Requires submission of unpaid 500-word samples on very specific topics.
Looking for: Writer
Compensation: $20-$30 per article Read More
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