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Updated Jun 15, 2021
CA$57k /yr
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CA$37k

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The national average salary for a Freelance Editor is $57,344 in Canada. Filter by location to see Freelance Editor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 645 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Editor employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Freelance EditorCA$57k /yr
L3
Senior EditorCA$67k /yr
L4
Lead EditorCA$57k /yr
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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Editor - Hourly Contractor
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CA$29 -CA$37

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CA$29

CA$37

CA$29 - CA$37 Range

Self-employed

Freelance Editor
About 

CA$98k -CA$107k

CA$98k

CA$107k

CA$98,096 - CA$106,533 Range

Freelance
4.2

Freelance

Freelance Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$16 -CA$18

 hourly

CA$16

CA$18

CA$16 - CA$18 Range

Cactus Communications
2.6

Cactus Communications

Freelance Editor - Contractor
About 

CA$20k -CA$21k

CA$20k

CA$21k

CA$19,693 - CA$21,265 Range

MDPI AG
3.4

MDPI AG

Freelance Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$26 -CA$28

 hourly

CA$26

CA$28

CA$26 - CA$28 Range

Crimson Interactive
3.3

Crimson Interactive

Freelance Editor - Monthly Contractor
About 

CA$1k -CA$1k

CA$1k

CA$1k

CA$1,059 - CA$1,154 Range

Uni-edit
4.5

Uni-edit

Freelance Editor - Hourly
About 

A$29 -A$32

 hourly

A$29

A$32

A$29 - A$32 Range

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Uni-edit
4.5

Uni-edit

Freelance Editor
About 

CA$10k -CA$10k

CA$10k

CA$10k

CA$9,776 - CA$10,431 Range

Research Square Company
3.6

Research Square Company

Freelance Editor - Hourly Contractor
About 

CA$26 -CA$28

 hourly

CA$26

CA$28

CA$26 - CA$28 Range

Hire me please

Freelance Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$14 -CA$16

 hourly

CA$14

CA$16

CA$14 - CA$16 Range

Valnet Inc.
4.3

Valnet Inc.

Freelance Video Editor - Monthly Contractor
About 

CA$400 -CA$437

CA$400

CA$437

CA$400 - CA$437 Range

3.7

Bethany Community Church

Freelance Video Editor
About 

CA$51k -CA$54k

CA$51k

CA$54k

CA$50,573 - CA$53,863 Range

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Ferrorama

Freelance Video Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$30 -CA$32

 hourly

CA$30

CA$32

CA$30 - CA$32 Range

5

Fauxpop Media

Freelance Video Editor - Hourly Contractor
About 

CA$29 -CA$32

 hourly

CA$29

CA$32

CA$29 - CA$32 Range

Freelancers Union
3.9

Freelancers Union

Freelance Video Editor - Contractor
About 

CA$77k -CA$84k

CA$77k

CA$84k

CA$77,091 - CA$83,540 Range

Upwork
4.1

Upwork

Freelance Writer and Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$15 -CA$16

 hourly

CA$15

CA$16

CA$15 - CA$16 Range

4

Miscellaneous Specialties

Freelance Writer and Editor
About 

CA$35k -CA$38k

CA$35k

CA$38k

CA$34,609 - CA$37,737 Range

Design & Reuse

Freelance Writer and Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$35 -CA$37

 hourly

CA$35

CA$37

CA$35 - CA$37 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$29 -CA$31

 hourly

CA$29

CA$31

CA$29 - CA$31 Range

Freelance.com
3.7

Freelance.com

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly
About 

CA$39 -CA$42

 hourly

CA$39

CA$42

CA$39 - CA$42 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$30
hourly
A Freelance Editor in the Halifax Area area reported making $30 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Halifax Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$41
hourly
A Freelance Editor/Writer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $41 per hour
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10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Freelance
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$10,101
per year
A Freelance Editor in the Toronto Area area reported making $10,101 per year
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Freelance
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$36
hourly
A Freelance Editor in the Toronto Area area reported making $36 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$20,600
per year
A Freelance Editor in the Toronto Area area reported making $20,600 per year
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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