Compare Freelancer vs Upwork BETA

See how Upwork vs. Freelancer compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Freelancer

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Upwork

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 502 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 170 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Freelancer Ceo Matt Barrie
70%
70%Matt Barrie
CEO Approval
Upwork Ceo Hayden Brown
N/AHayden Brown
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graphic Designer5 Salaries
₹ 31,320/mo
Software Engineer3 Salaries
₹ 32,000/mo
Data Entry2 Salaries
₹ 34/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Graphic Designer1 Salaries
₹ 5,800/mo
Software Engineer2 Salaries
₹ 58,610/mo
Virtual Administrative, Wordpress, SEO, Microsoft Office, Google Office, Web Research, CRM's1 Salaries
₹ 60,000/mo

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work from home"(in 24 reviews)
"Freelancers"(in 24 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 28 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Scam"(in 20 reviews)
"Renda"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Elance and odesk"(in 7 reviews)
"Freelancer"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review
"Aweseom"3 Feb 2020

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Freelancer full-time for more than a year

Pros

Love the culter and the company mangement

Cons

nothing to discuss.. all good

Advice to Management

they are good nd no advise

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer

I have been working at Upwork full-time for less than a year

Pros

Very good company and its environment They provide lots of benefits and no one pressuring to you for work

Cons

Nothings about to say for company.

Advice to Management

Everything is good

Job Postings