[NUJ.LFB] NUJ Rate for the Job: Recently reported rates

Updated: 2021-01-16

These rates have been reported by members of the National Union of Journalists and others, and printed in the Freelance, newsletter of London Freelance Branch. They are sorted by publisher/publication, then by date (most recent first). TIP: Use the "Find in page" command under your browser's "Edit" or "Search" menu to be sure of finding all occurrences of a publication/publisher. AND do note the year in which the rate was reported! See also the Freelance Fees Guide, which gives general recommendations. And read the disclaimer and the key to exactly what the entries mean.

^ Broadcasting / news

Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
BBC radio newsroom 11.5 hour production day - _BBC 2020 GBP 195.00
BBC radio newsroom 11.5 hour production day _BBC 2020 GBP 195.00
Sky News Breakfast overnight producing shift (10 hours) _BSkyB 2020 GBP 180.00
Small news agency Recording ten minute radio two-way as 'expert' on pre-recorded, weekly radio programme 2020 GBP 50.00
TV show presenting/producing 60 sec entertainment news bulletin _ITV 2020 GBP 170.00

^ Broadcasting / other

Any kind of work for TV or radio programmes other than news. Includes, for the moment, podcasting - whether of newspaper, magazine or broadcast content. Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
BBC Assistant producing / researching on a TV programme for BBC Arabic, taxed at source (PAYE freelance), some expenses paid (if travelling specifically for work) _BBC 2020 GBP 20.00
Radio show Series producer (day?) 2020 GBP 190.00
World Service investigative research, production of documentary (Agreed rate for a reporting day is £142.50) _BBC 2020 GBP 125.00 XXXX

^ Broadcasting / regional

Any kind of work for broadcast (TV or radio) regional news. See also national news. Includes punditry: for non-broadcast punditry see here.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Broadcasting / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
BBC London region Producer / Director day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 263.00 GR
BBC London region Producer - day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 247.00 GR
BBC London region Producer - day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 159.00 GR
BBC London region Content editor day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 213.00 GR
BBC London region Content editor day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 324.00 GR
BBC London region Assistant producer day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 112.00 GR
BBC London region Assistant producer day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 211.00 GR
BBC London region Picture editor day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 135.00 GR
BBC London region Picture editor day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 211.00 GR
BBC London region Junior researcher day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 90.00
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Producer - day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 139.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Producer - day - experienced 2020 GBP 217.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Producer / Director day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 231.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Content editor day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 187.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Content editor day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 284.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Assistant producer day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 99.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Assistant producer day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 186.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Picture editor day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 118.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Picture editor day - experienced _BBC 2020 GBP 186.00 GR
BBC nations and regions (outside London) Junior researcher day - minimum _BBC 2020 GBP 79.00
Radio Essex day reading and writing news bulletins (7 hours) 2020 GBP 70.00 XX

^ Cartoons / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Cartoons / all * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Crosswords / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Crosswords / all * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Illustrations / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Illustrations / all * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Photography / books

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, whose primary purpose is to put pix in a book.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Hodder Education 2 photos for book use _Hach 2020 GBP 195.00
Oxford University Press photo for book use 2020 GBP 195.00
Pearson photo for book use _Pearson 2020 GBP 195.00
Westermann photo for use in German school book 2020 EUR 125.00

^ Photography / mags

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a magazine. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.)

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Cyclist photography on location for feature, approximately 4 hours photography and 4 hours post-production - licensed for single issue and web _Dennis 2020 GBP 400.00 GR X
National Geographic feature / photo essay for travel section (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatGeo 2020 USD 1000.00
Bauer publishers (Germany) 2 photos _Bauer 2020 EUR 240.00
DOM publishers (Germany) photo 2020 EUR 125.00
Large magazine company out-of-court settlement for unauthorised use of photo(s) 2020 GBP 1560.00
Online publisher out-of-court settlement for unauthorised use of photo(s) 2020 GBP 1040.00
Specialist online magazine out-of-court settlement for unauthorised use of photo(s) 2020 GBP 1500.00
Specialist online magazine out-of-court settlement for unauthorised use of photo(s) _Bauer 2020 GBP 1080.00

^ Photography / news

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a national newspaper. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) See also regional newspapers.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Daily Mail online video of an environmental activist - licensed for non-exclusive online use _Assoc 2020 GBP 50.00
Guardian news photo feature - 5 days' work, travel exes paid - 900 words @ £287 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 319.00

^ Photography / online

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, whose primary purpose is for online publication.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / online * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Photography / other

Photography, whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture, that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Event 2 hours plus editing 2020 GBP 150.00
Event 2 hours plus editing 2020 GBP 150.00

^ Photography / pr

Public Relations work should attract much higher rates than reporting work, even for the same client. So ask what the pictures are for! (Also try Photography / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Corporate sponsor shot branded print (unframed): provision of 24"x19" shot of player with sponsor branding, for single print use 2020 GBP 72.00 GR ???
Small charity made and edited video with own equipment - expenses on top 2020 GBP 350.00 X

^ Photography / regional

Photography - whether paid by the day, the hour or per picture - whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.) See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Photography / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Down Recorder call-out fee of £15 then pays per image used - expenses include ferry fees, mileage at 40p per mile, images are non-exclusive for for use online and in print and photographer maintains copyright 2020 GBP 5.00 GR XXXX
Down Recorder photo for print and digital use, copyright maintained by photographer, expenses and mileage paid 2020 GBP 15.00 GR XXXX
Down Recorder image for print 2020 GBP 0.00 GR XXXX
Hartlepool Mail job 4 hours - no expenses paid, not taxed at source, prod/exes £30 2020 GBP 70.00
Local newspaper publisher out-of-court settlement for unauthorised use of photo(s) 2020 GBP 624.00

^ Punditry / not broadcast

Being interviewed as an expert and punditry in general. Except, for historical reasons, the majority of this work, which is done for broadcasters - see Broadcasting / news, Broadcasting / regional and Broadcasting / other. There, going rates apply - see the Fees Guide link. Here, negotiations are wide open.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Punditry / not broadcast * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Retainers / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Retainers / all * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Shifts / books

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / books * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Shifts / mags

Writing and editing work for magazines, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Bustle UK reporting day, around 4 pieces (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 135.00
New Scientist editing day - 2020 GBP 175.00
New Scientist editing day 2020 GBP 175.00 GR
NME news half day (4 hours) minimum 6 articles (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 45.00 XXXX
ReNews reporting day (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 150.00
Telegraph magazines subbing day (plus holiday pay) 2020 GBP 150.00 XX
Telegraph supplement chief subb, per day (plus holiday pay) 2020 GBP 160.00 XX
The Diplomat 10 hour (subbing?) day - 2020 GBP 140.00
The Diplomat 10 hour (subbing?) day 2020 GBP 140.00
The i paper reporting day (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 150.00
Unnamed magazine editing day 2020 GBP 225.00 GR

^ Shifts / news

Writing and editing work for national newspapers, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates.

See also regional newspapers.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
i paper news reporting day _Assoc 2020 GBP 153.00 GR
Independent Lifestyle shift _INM 2020 GBP 100.00 GR XX
Mail On Sunday YOU magazine reporting day, around 4 pieces (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 150.00 XX
Mail Online reporting day, 8 hours (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 140.00 XX
Sun Snapchat day shift (copy for 6ish slides) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 120.00 GR XX
Sun Video day shift (8 hours) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 180.00
Sun reporting day ? approx 8 stories (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 120.00 GR XX
Sun reporting day (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 120.00 XX
Sun online political reporting day, 8 to 9 hours _NI 2020 GBP 120.00 XXXX
Times video day shift (8 hours) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 200.00

^ Shifts / online

Writing and editing work primarily for online-only use, paid by the day or the hour.

In August 2012 we moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / online * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Shifts / other

Work paid by the day or the hour that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / other * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Shifts / pr

See also Shifts / other...

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
YunoJuno.com agency Copywriter day - average (mean) 2020 GBP 375.00
YunoJuno.com agency Creative Strategist day - average (mean) 2020 GBP 375.00
YunoJuno.com agency Copywriter day - top 10 per cent from 2020 GBP 500.00
YunoJuno.com agency Designer day - average (mean) 2020 GBP 315.00
YunoJuno.com agency PR manager or editor day - average (mean) 2020 GBP 385.00
YunoJuno.com agency PR manager or editor day - top 10 per cent from 2020 GBP 580.00
YunoJuno.com agency Social media content writer day - average (mean) 2020 GBP 342.00
YunoJuno.com agency Social media manager day - top 10 per cent from 2020 GBP 500.00
YunoJuno.com agency Social media content writer day - commonest rate (mode) 2020 GBP 200.00
YunoJuno.com agency Brand Strategist day - top 10 per cent from 2020 GBP 850.00

^ Shifts / regional

Writing and editing work for regional newspapers, paid by the day or the hour. Mostly sub-editing: checking and proofreading copy and making it fit the house style and design. (Actual publication/programme names appear before publishers and generic rates)

See also national papers.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Shifts / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Derby Telegraph unspecified work per hour _TMG 2020 GBP 10.00 X
Regional press reporting day (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 120.00

^ Teaching / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Teaching / all * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
City University One hour teaching, including 1 hour prep 2020 GBP 63.26
Google Copywriting Google training content, per 1000 words _Google 2020 GBP 400.00

^ Tip-offs / news

* Tell us what you've been paid for Tip-offs / news * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Translation / all

* Tell us what you've been paid for Translation / all * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Words, other / books

Words whose primary purpose is to appear in a book. We'll worry about how to tabulate royalty deals when you send some.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Lonely Planet online travel service piece (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 290.00

^ Words, other / mags

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a magazine.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Courier London feature based on interview with one business owner, flat rate (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Culture Trip feature/listicle 600 words up to (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 60.00
Economist online feature flat rate (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Economist Pieces of varying length for various online sections - flat freelance rate with no expenses __misc 2020 GBP 100.00 XXXX
Flash Art Magazine 350-word exhibition review @ €70 = 2020 EUR 200.00 X
Flash Art Magazine 500-word exhibition review @ €100 = 2020 EUR 200.00 X
Forbes magazine online Seven short items for online edition - plus per-hit add-on (not lucrative!) 2020 USD 500.00 X
New York Herald Tribune Review Virginia Woolf records in September 1927 reviewing Ernest Hemingway, Men Without Women for £120 - in 2019 money 2020 GBP 7600.00 O
Politico Europe News feature, foreign reporting, flat rate for 1000 to 1500 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 450.00
Project (Association for Project Management) a one-off last-minute commission when another writer proved unavailable - flat freelance rate with no expenses 2020 GBP 250.00 X
Rewire News review 1100 words - told this was a flat fee (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 250.00
Spike Art Magazine 750-word interview @ £150 = 2020 GBP 200.00 X
Star Trek List, 1000 to 2000 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 250.00
Studio International 2000-3000 word interview 2020 GBP 250.00 GR X
Sunday Times Magazine article on cave paintings in the Colombian Amazon - easily a week of work 2020 GBP 1000.00 O
The Ecologist magazine news and op-ed writing - no terms agreed no exes 2020 GBP 0.00 XXXX
Novara Media 1000 words plus video (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Trade magazine Re-use of text from an email newsletter 2020 USD 200.00
Trade magazine Re-use of text from an email newsletter 2020 USD 400.00
US magazines Virginia Woolf records that in July 1923 - before she was famous - US magazines were offering her £25 for reviews - in 2019 prices that is: 2020 GBP 1523.00

^ Words, other / news

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a national newspaper. See also regional papers.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Al Jazeera photo story 500 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 400.00
Daily Herald high school sports 400-600 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 50.00
Guardian on farm animal welfare topics, length unspecified _GMG 2020 GBP 200.00
Independent op-ed up to (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 250.00
Mail on Sunday interview 800-1200 words - told this was a flat fee (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 500.00
Mail online page lead _Assoc 2020 GBP 40.00 XXXX
New York Times online trend piece (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 USD 250.00

^ Words, other / online

In August 2012 we moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Independent IndyBest feature _INM 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX

^ Words, other / other

Work paid by the piece, for example, that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / other * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Words, other / pr

Writing for Public Relations should attract much higher rates than reporting. There's the 'selling your soul' aspect... But, practically, there's the time it takes. PR clients love meetings. Lots of them. Long ones. Meetings are what they do. (Also try Words, other / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Words, other / regional

Work for which we have no rate-per-thousand-words, whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. See also national papers.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, other / regional * Freelance Fees Guide
No recently reported rates were found here. Please try the links below.

^ Words, per 1000 / books

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a book. Only do this if the rate is good and you expect sales to be minimal. Otherwise, go for royalties. Percent of gross, my child, always remember percent of gross sales.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / books * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
Book on the band Queen 300-word update @ $200 2020 USD 666.00

^ Words, per 1000 / mags

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a magazine. (Generic rates for publishing groups appear at the end.)

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / mags * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
5280 print fob story 600 words @ $375 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 625.00
Aesthetica print feature 1750 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 57.00
Aesthetica magazine 280-word exhibition review @ £20 = 2020 GBP 71.00 GR XXX
Alma first-person essay 1200 words @ $100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 83.00 XXX
Another Man Listicle (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Art in America review 900 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 278.00
Art Monthly 750-word solo exhibition review @ £100 = 2020 GBP 133.00 XX
Art Monthly 1000-word group exhibition review 2020 GBP 125.00 GR XX
Art Monthly 2500-word feature @ £185 = 2020 GBP 74.00 GR XXX
Art uk 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
ArtReview feature 1200 words @ £420 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Atlas by Etihad (online) Travel round up 500 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Atlas Obscura feature 1200 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
Bandcamp interview 700 words @ £325 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 464.00
Bandcamp interview 1200 words @ $350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 292.00
BBC Future in-depth digital feature 1500 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
BBC Science Focus print article 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
BBC Worklife news feature assigned at 1000, with edits ~1400 words @ £450 GBP = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 321.00
Billboard reporting news story 200 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 2000.00
Billboard features (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 250.00
Bon Appetit (web) personal essay (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1000.00
Bon Appetit personal essay 400 words @ $250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 625.00
Business Insider personal narative 800 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Business Insider personal narrative 1000 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 300.00
Business Insider review article 1000 words @ $100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 100.00
Business Insider op-ed for the commentary section 800 words @ $450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 563.00
Bustle personal essay 800 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
BuzzFeed Books list 3500 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 86.00 XX
Chat first person copy with victim of domestic violence plus case study 1400 words @ £2500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 1786.00
Church Times feature with multiple stories and research. heavy-going subject. words @ £ = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00 XX
Church Times feature, multiple sources and lots of research words @ £ = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Complex reported piece 1600 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 250.00
Condé Nast Traveler online feature 2200 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 159.00
Condé Nast Traveler short feature 1000 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 USD 400.00
Consequence of Sound Op-ed/essay (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 100.00
Cosmopolitan UK print feature 2000 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 GBP 300.00
Cosmopolitan SEO up to 800 words @ $175 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 USD 219.00
Cosmopolitan service essay 1000 words @ $250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 USD 250.00
Cosmopolitan first person feature 400 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 GBP 500.00
Cosmopolitan reported feature 1200 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 GBP 125.00
Cosmopolitan reported feature 900 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatMag 2020 GBP 222.00
Culture Trip travel listicle with photo research 1000 words @ £115 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 115.00
Dazed beauty interview with youtuber 1200 words @ £175 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 146.00
Dazed digital op-ed (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 180.00
Dazed opinion up to 600 words @ £120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Dazed feature 1500 words @ £180 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 120.00
Devex feature story 1136 words @ $528 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 465.00
Dicebreaker list guide 1500 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 167.00
Direct Relief story essay (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Discover Magazine news 350 words @ $350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1000.00
Dork feature 500 words @ £20 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 40.00
Downbeat Q&A interview 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Eater (Boston) short feature 800 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 188.00
Eater reported feature 2000 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Eater news story 1500 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 200.00
Economist online arts blog 600 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 333.00
Ensia online feature 800 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 750.00
Equal Times news story 1200 words @ €300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 250.00
Erotic Review Magazine op-ed 800 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 0.00
Esquire UK long read on anniversary of big TV show (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Esquire online feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Expert Reviews review (group test) 1000 words @ £120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 120.00
Fabulous reported Long Read 2400 words @ £950 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 396.00
Feel Good You health story, case-study led, 800 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 313.00
Flash Art Magazine 650-word exhibition review @ €120 = 2020 EUR 185.00 X
Food and Travel Travel feature 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Food and Wine feature 800 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Fortean Times 800 words comment @ £50 = 2020 GBP 62.50 XXX
Fortune news analysis 1500 words @ $1000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 667.00
Gizmodo UK review 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Glamour true life story 1800 words @ £550 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 306.00
Grazia online Various 1000 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Grazia print feature on people breaking lockdown to have sex 600 words @ £50p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00 GR
Grazia personal essay piece 900 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
Greatist reported narrative 800 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
GuitarWorld.com interview (US-based, but pays UK freelancers in sterling) 1500 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Happiful Magazine feature 800 words @ £140 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 175.00
HelloGiggles reported feature 1000 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 150.00
Huck interview feature 900 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 111.00
Huck interview feature 900 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 111.00
Huck Interview / profile (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Huck interview 1300 words @ £90 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 69.00 XXX
Huffington Post UK personal essay 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Huffington Post UK investigative feature 2000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 50.00 XXX
Huffington Post personal essay 1100 words @ $125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 114.00 GR
Huffington Post op-ed 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Huffington Post op-ed - 800 words commissioned, filed more (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 140.00
Huffington Post op-ed 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Huffington Post op-ed 750 words @ $140 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 187.00
Huffington Post op-ed (-exposure' offered as payment...) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 0.00 XXXX
Huffington Post reported feature 1200 words @ £396 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 330.00
Huffington Post op-ed 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Huffington Post personal story 800 words @ $140 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 175.00
Huffington Post opinion piece 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 125.00
Hyperallergic news story 600 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 333.00
Hyperallergic interview feature 1200 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 125.00
i-D op-ed 900 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 222.00
i-D feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
i-D feature / culture piece - multiple interviews 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Indybest product review piece 1500 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 67.00
Insider (lifestyle) photo essay and feature 1000 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Insider first-person essay 1200 words @ $185 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 154.00
Insider product round-up 700 words @ £90 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 129.00
InStyle 600 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 583.00
ITPro feature 1000 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Jacobin op-ed (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 50.00
Kinfolk interview feature 1200 words @ $600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Kinfolk short feature 200 words @ $100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Kinfolk (US print magazine) feature 2020 USD 500.00
Kveller personal essay (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Line of Best Fit lead interview feature up to (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 60.00 XX
Little White Lies review 500 words @ £45 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 90.00
Live Science short news 500 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 400.00
Lodestars Anthology interview 1200 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 83.00 XXX
Lodestars Anthology travel write up 190 words @ £15 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 79.00
London in Stereo feature / how-to 1000-2000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Lonely Planet online travel feature (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Mabuhay Magazine feature, 1400 words @ 700 Singapore dollars (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Ink 2020 GBP 391.00
MAP magazine 800-word exhibition review @ £50 = 2020 GBP 62.50 GR XXX
MEL Magazine reported feature 1000 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Montel News market-specific news story/market commentary 400 words @ £120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Morning Calm (Korean Air inflight) travel cover feature 3000 words @ $2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 667.00
National Geographic online news story 7-day assignment 3500 words @ $4375 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatGeo 2020 USD 1250.00
National Geographic features 1000 words @ £220 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NatGeo 2020 GBP 220.00
New Scientist news 300 words @ £135 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 450.00
New Scientist news story 600 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
New Scientist features (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 510.00
New Statesman print feature 2500 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
New Statesman news story (1200-1500 words) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 90.00
New Statesman interview 600 words @ £166 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 277.00
New Statesman reported feature 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
New Statesman news story 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
New York Magazine profile 750 words @ $500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 667.00
New Yorker shouts and murmurs 400 words @ $2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 5000.00 O
NME review 400 words @ £60 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
NME TV review 500 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 140.00
NME one-off news story 400 words @ £30 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 75.00
NME interview 900 words @ £90 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Ocala StyleMagazine reporter and photographer 500 words @ $155 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 310.00
Oh! (Oh! Comely) personal feature 500 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
One Green Planet news story 1300 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 0.00
Open Democracy UK op-ed 750 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 0.00
Open Democracy op-ed 700 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 0.00
Outside news story (1000-2000 words) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
Positive News news story 450 words @ £25p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Positive News web news story 500 words @ £0.25p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Positive News news feature 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Positive News SponCon 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Positive News print feature 1200 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 333.00
Private Eye news 200 words @ £80 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Prog interview (Q&A 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Prospect (Web) reported feature 900 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 167.00
Prospect online op-ed 900 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 111.00
Prospect reported feature 3000 words @ £840 (28p per word) = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 280.00
ProTravel London travel guide (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 350.00
PushSquare review 1000 words @ £50 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 50.00
Radio Times (online) interview 700 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Radio Times interview feature 900 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 556.00
Radio Times Interview (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Radio Times interview feature 900 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 556.00
Reader's Digest 1200 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 333.00
Restless opinion 800 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 188.00
Restless reported essay 1000 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 150.00
Restless op-ed 850 words @ £85 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Reverb list feature 700 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 286.00
Rock Paper Shotgun reported feature 1500 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 133.00
Romper personal essay 600 words @ $75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 125.00
Self Q&A 1500 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Shadowproof investigative feature 1000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Shondaland interview/reported feature 1300 words @ $700 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 538.00
Sight and Sound feature 2020 GBP 120.00 X
Sight and Sound film reviews/feature articles 750-1200 words @ £12p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 120.00
Sleek magazine (online) personal essay 750 words @ €120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 160.00
Spectator review 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Studio International 800-1000 word exhibition review up to 2020 GBP 219.00 GR X
Stylist opinion piece 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Stylist op-ed 700 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 214.00
Stylist fitness feature 1000 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Stylist reported feature 1400 words @ £490 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Supermaker reported feature 1000 words @ $325 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 325.00
SyFy Long-form listicle ranking nearly 40 entries in 1500-2000 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 200.00
Techradar review 2000 words @ £140 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 70.00
Teen Vogue reported feature 1200 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 USD 250.00
Teen Vogue op-ed 1200 words @ $250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 USD 208.00
Teen Vogue op-ed 1800 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 USD 111.00
Teen Vogue news blog 300 words @ £40 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 133.00
Teen Vogue news story (300-500 words) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 USD 40.00
Television interview feature 1200 words @ £360 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
The Appeal news 1200 words @ $1000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 833.00
The Atlantic reported story with multiple interviews 1200 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 333.00
The AV Club (Film) long read on the making of a terrible film 2000 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 150.00
The Counter op-ed 500 words @ $500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1000.00
The Criterion Offered by T.S. Eliot to Virginia Woolf for 'Character in Fiction' in 1924 - £20 for 5000 words - Second British Serial Rights - and her Hogarth Press went on publish it a third time 2020 GBP 245.00
The Culture Trip listicles 300 words @ $25 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 83.00
The Daily Beast feature/news 1200 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 250.00
The Face online feature 1600 words @ £320 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
The Face interview feature with up-and-coming pop star 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
The Face feature with well-known musician 1125 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 133.00
The Grocer feature (print & online) 3250 words @ £1137.05 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
The i paper 1200 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 167.00
The Journalist story spiked, in spite of which editor reminded me to invoice - _TU 2020 GBP 314.00
The Ktchn personal essay 300 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
The Lily (by Washington Post) feature 1200 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 333.00
The Oldie rant 350 words @ £125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 357.00
The Org feature 1200 words @ €600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 500.00
The Register feature - 2020 GBP 250.00
The Register feature 2020 GBP 250.00
The Skinny feature 1200 words @ £45 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 38.00
The Take Video essay script 4000 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 75.00
The Take Video script 3500 words @ $350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 100.00 XX
Think Inclusive list (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 100.00
Times Literary Supplement 800-word exhibition review @ £75 = 2020 GBP 94.00 XX
Times Literary Supplement review 500 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _TSL 2020 GBP 200.00
Times Literary Supplement in brief' review 300 words @ £50 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _TSL 2020 GBP 167.00
Times Travel (Sat sup) travel feature 1000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 300.00
Tortoise heavily-reported long read 4000 words @ £2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
Total Guitar interview (narrative) 2500 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Trade/b2b publications features 2000 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 225.00
Travel + Leisure travel feature 300 words @ $375 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1250.00
Tribune Magazine feature 800 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 188.00
Tribune 1000-word interview 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX
TripSavvy travel listicle 1000 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 200.00
Undark magazine feature 1800 words @ $1800 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1000.00
UnderPinned feature 800 words @ £120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
UnHerd op-ed (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 500.00
Vice feature 1000 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice Germany 800 words @ €400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 500.00
Vice UK feature 1800 words @ £180 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Vice UK feature 1000 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice UK feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Vice UK feature 2500 words @ £750 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Vice UK feature 1200 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice UK profile 1200 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 333.00
Vice UK feature 1600 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 188.00
Vice UK reported feature 2000 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 225.00
Vice UK feature - cold pitch - multiple sources (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice UK feature 1500 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Vice UK op-ed 750 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Vice students content 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Vice feature 2000 words @ £550 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 275.00
Vice news story, quick turnaround 1200 words @ $500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 417.00
Vice op-ed 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice feature 1000 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 450.00
Vice feature 1200 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice reported feature 1300 words @ £325 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice 1000 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice feature 1000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Vice feature 1000 words @ £20p par word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Vice feature 1200 words @ £20p / word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Vice reported feature on making of tv show 2000 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice short reported feature 900 words @ £225 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice listicle 1200 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Vice feature-length report 950 words @ £750 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 789.00
VinePair feature 1700 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 176.00
Vogue (vogue.co.uk) interview 800 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 188.00
Vogue Business 800 words @ $250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 313.00
Vogue Global Network feature 1000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Vogue Global Network feature 1000 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Vogue UK interview 800 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 313.00
Vox feature 1500 words @ £570 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 380.00
Vox feature 1500 words @ £380 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 253.00
Vox reported feature 1600 words @ $500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 313.00
Wallpaper* (online) news stories, features, etc. (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Wallpaper* (print) profile 1200 words @ €600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 500.00
Wallpaper* (print) profile 600 words @ €400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 667.00
Wanderlust feature 800 words @ £176 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 220.00
WhoWhatWhy news story 750 words @ $50 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 67.00
Wired UK (online) feature 1200 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 208.00
Wired UK (print) feature 4000 words @ £1400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 350.00
Wired UK feature (online) 2000 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 175.00
Wired UK interview 900 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 333.00
Wired UK feature 3000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 100.00
Wired UK feature 800 words @ £280 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 350.00
Wired UK long-read feature 4000 words @ £1400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 350.00
Wired sponsored content feature 1500 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 267.00
Wired feature 1200 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 208.00
Wired feature 1500 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 267.00
Wired long-form feature 4000 words @ £1400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 350.00
Wired online feature 1200 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _CondN 2020 GBP 375.00
Woman Alive feature 700 words @ £85 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 121.00
Women in Trade feature 700 words @ £75 but £30 deducted for 'heavy editing' = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 64.00
Women in Trade ghost-writing a feature article - Q&A provided (£25 was deducted for minor edits) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 75.00
Women's Health print UK feature 2000 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 225.00
Wonderland long-form interview 2000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 50.00
World Politics Review 1100 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 227.00
Xtra magazine personal essay, 1200-1500 words for 325 Canadian Dollars 1200-1500 words @ £CAD 325 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 187.00
Yes! Magazine feature 1400 words @ £425 USD = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 311.00
Your Cat (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 140.00
Zagat Stories feature 1500 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 333.00
A music magazine Re-use of article published in 1986 - 7000 words @ £800 _Bauer 2020 USD 114.00
An Australian women's magazine feature 1000 words @ £$150AUD = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 85.00 XX
Canvas8 Library report 2000 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
ChannelPro.co.uk feature (specialist b2b) 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
gal-dem.com profile feature 1200 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 58.00
Immediate Media interview feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Immed 2020 GBP 200.00
Immediate Media feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Immed 2020 GBP 200.00
Local free magazine interview-based feature 500 words @ £60 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 120.00
Many statistical report 5000 words @ $6000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 1200.00
MusicRadar.com interview (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Novara Media reported feature 1000 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 70.00
Novara media feature 1200 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 58.00
Oxford University 1000 words @ £2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 2000.00
Parents.com how-to 1000 words @ $150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 150.00
Penguin Random House web article 500 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 300.00
Raconteur feature 900 words @ £320 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 356.00
Raconteur feature for supplement including 4 interviewees 1000 words @ £40p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Raconteur feature 1150 words @ £35p par word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Raconteur for Times feature 900 words @ £40p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 400.00
Refinery29 feature 800 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Refinery29 personal essay 900 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 222.00
Refinery29 op-ed 1200 words @ £180 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Refinery29 reported feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Refinery29 first-person feature 1000 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 150.00
Refinery29 1500 words @ £175 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 117.00
Refinery29 op-ed 1200 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 208.00
Refinery29 reported feature 1500 words @ £220 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 147.00
Refinery29 reported feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 200.00
Small magazine column on continental comics and graphic novels 2020 GBP 35.00 XX
Small trade magazine 400-word interview on women in wood work @ £25 2020 GBP 62.50 XX

^ Words, per 1000 / news

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a national newspaper. See also regional newspapers.

If you are interested, the archived rates are here.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / news * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
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Daily Mail Inspire (Monday pages of Femail) first-person writing _Assoc 2020 GBP 500.00 GR O
Sunday Times Arts writing _NI 2020 GBP 400.00 GR
Al Jazeera feature (history) 1100 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 273.00
Al Jazeera feature (history) 1100 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 273.00
Al Jazeera (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 350.00
Al Jazeera news story 650 words @ $350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 538.00
Daily Mail Travel feature - city guide 1000 words @ £700 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 700.00
Daily Mail Travel feature 800 words 800 words @ £700 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 875.00
Dow Jones - Barron's/Penta Mansion Global reported features, 3-4 sources (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
El Pais feature 1000 words @ €120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 EUR 120.00
Evening Standard online product round up 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _EPL 2020 GBP 100.00 XX
Evening Standard op-ed 500 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _EPL 2020 GBP 400.00
Express health case study for express yourself pages 750 words @ £450 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 600.00
Financial Times feature 1200 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Nikkei 2020 GBP 333.00
Financial Times (Special Reports) feature 750 words @ £240 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Nikkei 2020 GBP 320.00
Financial Times interview feature 1100 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Nikkei 2020 GBP 364.00
Financial Times piece for ongoing culture series (no reporting required) 800 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Nikkei 2020 GBP 375.00
Guardian (Guardian Labs) Interview / profile (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 350.00
Guardian (Online) op-ed 650 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 154.00
Guardian / Observer features/interviews for g2, weekend, observer magazine, etc 1000 words @ £310 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian long read 5000 words @ £3500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 700.00
Guardian long read 4500 words @ £2500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 556.00
Guardian opinion 800 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 125.00
Guardian feature 800 words @ £243.57 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 304.00
Guardian feature 1000 words @ £310.68 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 311.00
Guardian feature 1200 words @ £370 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 308.00
Guardian feature 800 words @ £0.33 pence per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 330.00
Guardian news story, 2 days investigation producing 1200 words @ £677.62 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 565.00
Guardian US personal essay 1500 words @ $750 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 USD 500.00
Guardian US personal essay ~900 words @ $75 cents/word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 USD 750.00
Guardian news report, 500 words @ £160 , - exclusive use _GMG 2020 GBP 320.00
Guardian exclusive 1000 word news story - licensed for exclusive use and syndicated for £173 on top _GMG 2020 GBP 330.00 GR
Guardian 950-word investigative piece, published on page 4 @ £299.50 = _GMG 2020 GBP 315.00
Guardian feature 1200 words @ £372 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian feature 800-1200 words @ 30p a word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 300.00
Guardian feature 700 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 286.00
Guardian Online feature for education section (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 90.00 XXX
Guardian feature 700 words @ £217.48 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 311.00
Guardian 1200 words @ £372 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian feature 2000 words @ £680 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 340.00
Guardian interview 1000 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 350.00
Guardian feature 1500 words @ £421 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 281.00
Guardian op-ed 1200 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 208.00
Guardian feature on the music desk - profiling and interviewing a musician 800 words @ £31p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian Travel feature 900 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 333.00
Guardian op-ed 750 words @ £270 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 360.00
Guardian online opinion piece for arts section 800 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 188.00
Guardian news story 900 words @ £279 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian interview 1800 words @ £720 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 400.00
Guardian television blog 750 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 133.00 XX
Guardian interview 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 200.00
Guardian feature 800 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 188.00 XXX
Guardian travel feature 1000 words @ £310 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 310.00
Guardian long read 5000 words @ £2500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 500.00
Guardian long read 5000 words @ £2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 400.00
Guardian feature 700 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 357.00
Guardian short essay 900 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 389.00
Guardian long read 5500 words @ £2000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 364.00
Guardian feature 1500 words @ £416.93 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 278.00
Independent feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 200.00
Independent op-ed 650 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 115.00
Independent op-ed 600 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 125.00
Independent op-ed 600 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 125.00
Independent feature 900 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 111.00
Independent reported feature 1200 words @ £120 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 100.00
Independent op-ed 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 94.00
Independent opinion 600 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 125.00
Independent op-ed 700 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 107.00 XXX
Independent review 500 words @ £50 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 100.00
Independent op-ed 700 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 107.00
Independent long read 4000 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 63.00 GR XXX
Independent op-ed 800 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 0.00 XXXX
Independent op-ed 800 words @ £100 negotiated up from @GBP80 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 125.00
Independent reported features (sometimes with travel: expenses not paid) (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 200.00 XX
Independent travel feature 1000 words @ £180 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 180.00
Independent travel feature 800 words @ £160 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 200.00
Independent opinion 700 words @ £125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 179.00
Independent opinion (cold pitch) 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 94.00
Independent op-ed 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 94.00
Independent op ed 900 words @ £80 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 89.00
Independent feature for foreign desk 800 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 313.00
Independent op-ed 800 words @ £0 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 0.00 XXXX
Independent Voices op-ed 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Lebedev 2020 GBP 94.00 XX
Mail Online Femail feature Length not stipulated but ended up filing about 1,000 words @ £ = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 120.00
Metro 600 words @ £55 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 92.00 XXXX
Metro opinion 700 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 107.00 XXX
Metro online first-person 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 94.00 XXXX
Metro online first person piece 700 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 100.00
Metro UK first person story 800 words @ £75 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 94.00 XXXX
Metro UK personal essay (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 70.00 XXXX
Metro UK personal essay Brief 800-1000 words but editor asked for extra words @ £60 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 60.00 XX
Metro feature 700 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX
Metro first-person op-ed 700 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX
Metro op-ed 600 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 117.00 XX
Metro opinion piece 750 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 133.00 XX
Metro first person piece 800 words @ £80 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX
Metro first person piece 600 words @ £80 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 133.00 XX
Metro op-ed 800 words @ £25 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 31.00 XXXX
Metro op-ed 700 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 100.00 XXX
Metro travel piece 500 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 200.00
Metro first person story/comment 700-900 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 85.00 XXX
Mirror news story 600 words @ £750 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _MGN 2020 GBP 1250.00 O
New York Times reported article 1600 words @ $1600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 USD 1000.00
New York Times profile 1200 words @ £460 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 GBP 383.00
New York Times how-to for the style section 1200 words @ £1200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 GBP 1000.00
New York Times op-ed 900 words @ £1800 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 GBP 2000.00
New York Times feature 1400 words @ $1000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 USD 714.00
New York Times international edition opinion piece (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NYT 2020 USD 500.00
Newsroom NZ op-ed, 1500 words @ 150 New Zealand dollars (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 80.00
Observer interview / profile 2500 words @ £780 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 GBP 312.00
Observer news story 600 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _GMG 2020 USD 500.00
Sun on Sunday fabulous lifestyle feature 1200 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 417.00
Sunday Mirror product review and witty write up 400 words @ £250 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _MGN 2020 GBP 625.00
Sunday Times Magazine first person piece 'how it feels to...' 2000 words @ £400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 200.00
Sunday Times Travel travel feature 1000 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 300.00
Sunday Times first person piece on taking part in coronavirus vaccine trial 1000 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 600.00
Telegraph online feature interview 1500 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 200.00
Telegraph exclusive and breaking story about parallel lockdowns run by armed groups in the Colombian countryside - 5 days of research and verification - final article turned around in 24 hours after pitching - 600 words @ £120 = _BarcB 2020 GBP 200.00 XXXX
Telegraph 510-word article published on page 17 @ £100 = _BarcB 2020 GBP 196.00
Telegraph first person real life feature 1200 words @ £360 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 300.00
Telegraph feature 1500 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 400.00
Telegraph news story 650 words @ £35p per word = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 350.00
Telegraph op-ed 745 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 134.00
Telegraph travel feature - online 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 250.00
Telegraph travel feature 1500 words @ £525 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 350.00
Telegraph travel write up, 350-450 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 85.00 XXX
Telegraph op-ed 1000 words @ £100 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 100.00
Telegraph feature 900 words @ £315 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 350.00
Telegraph feature - online - first person 800 words @ £210 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 263.00
Telegraph travel piece 800 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _BarcB 2020 GBP 250.00
The Art Newspaper 250-word news feature @ £100 = 2020 GBP 400.00
The i paper opinion 600 words @ £125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 208.00
The i paper op-ed 500 words @ £125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 250.00
The i paper opinion piece 700 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 214.00
The i paper personal 700 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 214.00
The i paper opinion 700 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 214.00
The i paper feature 900 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 222.00
The i paper personal op-ed up to 800 words @ £153 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 191.00
The i paper feature 1200 words @ £180 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 150.00
The i paper feature 1000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _Assoc 2020 GBP 200.00
The Japan Times interview, 500 words @ ¥4000 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 58.00
Times first person experience piece 800 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 438.00
Times feature 1000 words @ £600 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 600.00
Times T2 feature / Interview up to (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 500.00
Times Saturday Magazine feature 2-3000 words (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 1000.00
Times feature 750 words @ £125 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 167.00
Times news 250 words @ £300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 1200.00
Times 2000 words @ £150 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 75.00 XXXX
Times page lead near front of paper (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 150.00 XXX
Wall Street Journal feature 1500 words @ £700 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 467.00
Wall Street Journal feature 1200 words @ $1200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 USD 1000.00
Washington Post op-ed 900 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 333.00
Washington Post feature 1200 words @ $400 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 333.00
Washington Post feature (international / foreign desk) 1000 words @ $500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 500.00
Washington Post reported feature 1200 words @ £500 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 417.00
Washington Post op-ed 900 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 222.00
BBC feature + photos 900 words @ £265 + expenses = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 294.00
NBC News op-ed 800 words @ $300 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 375.00
News UK features 600 words @ £70 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 117.00
News UK feature 1000 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) _NI 2020 GBP 350.00

^ Words, per 1000 / online

In August 2012 we moved rates for online editions of newspapers and magazines into the 'news' or 'mags' listings, as newspapers and magazines integrate print and online. These should be rates for purely-digital publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / online * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
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Burlington Contemporary 1000-word exhibition review - 2020 GBP 50.00 XXXX
Google Copywriting Google training content _Google 2020 GBP 400.00

^ Words, per 1000 / other

Work paid by the thousand words that's not for newspapers, magazines, books, PR or purely-online publications.

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / other * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
XXXX
SciShow Video script 700 words @ $200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 286.00
Corporate newsletter interview (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 350.00
Small Business client feature/service journalism 1500 words @ £90 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 60.00 XX

^ Words, per 1000 / pr

Writing for Public Relations should attract much higher rates than reporting. There's the 'selling your soul' aspect... But, practically, there's the time it takes. PR clients love meetings. Lots of them. Long ones. Meetings are what they do. (Also try Words, per 1000 / other.)

* Tell us what you've been paid for Words, per 1000 / pr * Freelance Fees Guide
Publication / Programme - details & terms Group Year currency Total paid GR
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Sydney Morning Herald sponsored editorial, 1200 words @ 900 Australian dollars = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 423.00
grammy.com Interview up to (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 USD 312.00
Membership mag interview and write-up - took total of c2 days work 1400 words @ £350 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 250.00
Red bull music how-to 2000 words @ £200 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 100.00
Zavvi feature 1000 words @ £25 = (via #FairDealForFreelancers) 2020 GBP 25.00

^ Words, per 1000 / regional

Work paid by the thousand words, whose primary use is in a regional newspaper. See also national papers.

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1 Publication / Programme, any details of work and licence
2 Owner at the time the rate was reported, where knownGroup
3 The year in which the rate was reportedYear
4 Currency: either GBP or EUR or (US) USDcurrency
5 Amount paid (total of basic licence and extra licences for web use, database resale...) Amount
7 "Going Rate" according to experienced NUJ members - do try to better it:  GR
or Minimum rate set out in NUJ House Agreement:  HA
8 Underpaid, in the fallible opinion of the Freelance editor:GBP50.00X
or Just sometimes we're pleasantly surprised:EUR1500.00O

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Words, other News Local Mag online Book PR Other
Photography News Local Mag online Book PR Other
Broadcasting News Local Other including podcasting
Shifts News Local Mag online Book PR Other
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