[NUJ.LFB] NUJ Rate for the Job: recent rates for Teaching

Updated: 2022-07-19

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.

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
A Cambridge University college Half-day teaching the business of freelancing - travel paid, lunch provided 2019 GBP 300.00
A writers' association day teaching 2015 GBP 450.00 O
An American non-profit educational organisation 90-min Zoom session, talking, interviewing another guest, chairing Q&A 2021 USD 500.00
City University One hour teaching, including 1 hour prep 2020 GBP 63.26
Federation of Entertainment Unions (FEU) teaching day £350 for 1st lesson, 400 thereafter, plus exes _TU 2016 GBP 400.00
Frontline Club training day (one trainer) 2013 GBP 400.00 O
Frontline Club training day: two trainers, fee each 2013 GBP 250.00
Frontline Club Journalism training (day?) 2012 GBP 400.00
Google Copywriting Google training content, per 1000 words _Google 2020 GBP 400.00
Internal training custom training, executive coaching, 4 times 2hours each - _Assoc 2018 GBP 1000.00 O
International Federation of Journalists Training workshop (day?) _TU 2012 EUR 400.00
Large media group Preparing and delivering one-day customised training course on specialist journalism skills at its offices, travel expenses paid 2016 GBP 600.00
Music journalism degree course 2-hour seminar, exes paid 2014 GBP 150.00
Music journalism degree course two-hour seminar 2014 GBP 150.00
Music journalism degree course two-hour seminar 2014 GBP 150.00
Private client social media, publisher advice, training, per hour 2016 GBP 36.00
Sunderland university undergraduate course undergrad PR or media student seminars from £43 to £47 per hour depending on length of service, 1hr prep to 1hr contact 2013 GBP 47.00 GR
University in UK Two-hour group activity £60/day subsistence + £250 max travel expenses 2015 GBP 250.00
Unnamed educational institution journalism teaching - 3 contact hrs 2013 GBP 200.00
Key to the rates, by column:
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

Other recent rates:

Type of work: In the "sector": (click or tap below!)
Words, per 1000 News Local Mag online Book PR Other
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
Other: Cartoons | Crosswords | Illustration | Punditry | Retainer | Teaching | Tip-off | Translation
Recently reported rates all from the past few months