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What does Textbroker pay to their freelance authors?

Textbroker offers authors several options to earn money online. Based on your content quality, our editors rate your articles between 3 and 5 stars. Since Textbroker regularly reviews and rates your articles, it is possible to continuously increase your rating and earn more for each word you write. You are your own boss!

Your earnings at a glance

Choose from thousands of orders based on your quality level.

Earnings per word depend on quality level.

1.1 cents/word
1.6 cents/word
5.5 cents/word
DirectOrders are just for you.

You set your rate per word regardless of your quality level.

minimum 2.2 cents/word
TeamOrders are available to any author on the Team on a first come, first served basis.

The client sets the earnings per word for the Team.

minimum 2.15 cents/word

You can request a pay-out at any time during the week, as long as your Textbroker balance is $10 or more. Pay-outs are processed twice per week. Please see our Terms of Services for more information. Please note that as an independent contractor, you are responsible for any and all taxes on your income.

Average pay of a 4-star-author

Even experienced professionals can create a profitable business with Textbroker. Our sales and marketing team recruits clients every day – this means thousands of new content writing opportunities for you to earn money online. You decide whether to select from our vast OpenOrder pool in your quality level, write DirectOrders for specific clients, or work on a project in a Team.


1.6 cents/word
3 – 5 cents/word
2 – 5 cents/word

Calculate your OpenOrder earnings

Calculate how much you earn with your content in the OpenOrder-category.




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