About Upwork

Upwork is the world’s work marketplace, connecting millions of businesses with independent talent around the globe.

We serve everyone from one-person startups to 30% of the Fortune 100 with a powerful, trust-driven platform that enables companies and freelancers to work together in new ways that unlock their potential.

With freedom and control, our customers unlock a world of potential given the tools and experience that develop skills and address business challenges. The impact is both economic and personal. Because when you find the right people, you stop working to get by and start working strategically.

Our talent community earned over $2.3 billion on Upwork in 2020 across more than 10,000 skills, including website & app development, creative & design, customer support, finance & accounting, consulting, and operations. If you share our passion for doing great work that you love, you’ll be right at home at Upwork. We invite you to explore what’s possible in our work marketplace.

Upwork Salaries

How much do people at Upwork get paid?

The average estimated annual salary, including base and bonus, at Upwork is $126,060, or $60 per hour, while the estimated median salary is $122,715, or $58 per hour.

At Upwork, the highest paid job is a Director of Engineering at $272,000 annually and the lowest is a CS Rep at $45,567 annually. Average Upwork salaries by department include: Design at $129,553, HR at $125,459, Legal at $156,626, and Communications at $234,124. Half of Upwork salaries are above $122,715.

Source - Comparably

Upwork Benefits & Perks

Upwork proudly offers a comprehensive set of benefits to ensure employees are able to bring their whole selves to work. We aim to deliver world-class offerings and perks that cover your medical, dental, vision, emotional and family well-being. Please note that the benefits discussed here are only highlights. More details about benefits are available during the hiring process.

  • Medical insurance for you and your family
  • Rich 401(k) offering with matching
  • Generous ESPP program
  • Unlimited PTO policy
  • 24 Hour Emotional Well-being support
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits that are subsidized at 75%
  • 12 week fully paid parental leave with full pre and post pregnancy support network
  • Fertility and adoption subsidies
  • On-demand back-up child care
  • Monthly fitness reimbursement program
  • Career development budget
  • Voluntary pet insurance
  • HQ Location Santa Clara, California, US
  • Website Upwork
  • Remote Type