Dec 09, 2016 02:17 AM EST

Top 5 Highest-Paying Freelance Jobs In The World

Freelancing is probably the latest trend these days. Many people want to be freelancers because you get to be your own boss and you can manage your own time. But it is important to choose the kind of field that you want to be in so here are some job hacks about the top 5 highest-paying freelance jobs in the world.


According to Wise Bread, freelancers could make around $46 to $52 in the marketing field. If you have a marketing background there are lots of freelance job positions out there like marketing coordinators, marketing managers, and project managers. Look for a good company that you like and do a background check as well.


Writing is probably another freelancing job that would really give you all the time in the world with good pay too. You can be a content manager, copywriter, editor or content writer. In the US, a content writer's average hourly rate is around $16.

Voice Acting

If you are someone who is into acting, voice acting is one of the freelance jobs you might want to consider. An hourly rate of $72 is enough to pay your bills and the best part is that you get to choose your own projects.

Programming/Web Development

As long as you have a computer and a stable internet connection, programming and web development are the best fields for you. According to Forbes, if you have a background in these fields, there are many freelancing jobs like web application developers, web content developers, and computer support specialists. The hourly rate for a freelance programmer would be around $60.


Teaching and tutoring jobs are the most common freelancing jobs in the job market. There is a vast field for teaching jobs and you can specialize in your own field. You can even teach at the comfort of your home because there are also online teaching jobs.

Finding a job is easy as long as you know what you want. For more topics about jobs, make sure to stay tuned at Jobsnhire.

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