Find rewarding projects
Upwork is a great place to find more clients, and to run and grow your own freelance business.
- Freedom to work on ideal projects. On Upwork, you run your own business and choose your own clients and projects. Just complete your profile and we’ll highlight ideal jobs. Also search projects, and respond to client invitations.
- Wide variety and high pay. Clients are now posting jobs in hundreds of skill categories, paying top price for great work.
- More and more success. The greater the success you have on projects, the more likely you are to get hired by clients that use Upwork.
Get paid on time
All projects include Upwork Payment Protection — helping ensure that you get paid for all work successfully completed through the freelancing website.
- All invoices and payments happen through Upwork. Count on a simple and streamlined process.
- Hourly and fixed-price projects. For hourly work, submit timesheets through Upwork. For fixed-price jobs, set milestones and funds are released via Upwork escrow features.
- Multiple payment options. Choose a payment method that works best for you, from direct deposit or PayPal to wire transfer and more.