Find the World's Best Editing Freelancers

Upwork is the leading online workplace, home to thousands of top-rated professionals. It’s simple to post your job and get personalized bids, or browse Upwork for amazing talent ready to work on your Editing project today.

Browse Freelancers
OpenTable Logo
Pinterest Logo
Unilever Logo
BuzzFeed Logo
NBC Logo
Manuel F. - Translator ENG-SPA(MEX)

Manuel F.

Translator ENG-SPA(MEX)

$16/hr
0 hours
Mexico
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Thanks!”
  • Proofreading
  • Editing
Teemu P. - Experienced English and Finnish Translator

Teemu P.

Experienced English and Finnish Translator

$21/hr
4,174 hours
United Kingdom
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Evaluation session ended. Thank you!”
  • Translation
  • Finnish
  • Editing
Monica C. - Precise & Perceptive Writer, Editor, Massage Therapist, Reiki

Monica C.

Precise & Perceptive Writer, Editor, Massage Therapist, Reiki

$30/hr
12 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Monica is as skillful as she is a creative writer, completing the project way ahead of schedule. So happy to have worked with her. We will certainly hire her again.”
  • ebook Writing
  • Astrology
Andrea C. - Reliable translator to Italian, text editor and proofreader

Andrea C.

Reliable translator to Italian, text editor and proofreader

$12/hr
135 hours
Italy
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Very happy with Andrea - will work with him again”
  • Italian
  • Editing
  • Research
Aaron W. - Writer, editor, researcher

Aaron W.

Writer, editor, researcher

$20/hr
4 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Good communication, very quick turnaround time and worked with a challenging technical piece of writing. We'll be using Aaron again in the future.”
  • Creative writing
  • Editing
Lionel D. - Graphic Designer

Lionel D.

Graphic Designer

$33.33/hr
0 hours
Switzerland
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Great to work with. Good skills and creativity. Recommend.”
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Editing
Dr. M. - Top-quality researcher, editor, course developer

Dr. M.

Top-quality researcher, editor, course developer

$79/hr
481 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
  • Instructional design
Sharon H. - Expert Fiction & Nonfiction Editor

Sharon H.

Expert Fiction & Nonfiction Editor

$40/hr
68 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
“I ❤️❤️❤️ Working w Sharon! She was precise, her edits polished my manuscript. If your project is great she'll make it fabulous! I am a customer for life! I'm more excited about...”
  • Editing
  • English
Jan D. - Project Manager/Expert Virtual Assistant

Jan D.

Project Manager/Expert Virtual Assistant

$11.11/hr
6,772 hours
Philippines
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Jan is outstanding - she's honest, loyal, trustworthy, accepts feedback with a great attitude, and is an incredibly nice person!”
  • Customer service
  • WordPress
Liese T. - Excellent editor, proofreader and ghostwriter

Liese T.

Excellent editor, proofreader and ghostwriter

$10/hr
5 hours
United States
100% JOB SUCCESS
  • Academic Writing
  • Editing
V N. - Professional Writer and Researcher

V N.

Professional Writer and Researcher

$23/hr
5 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Great Indian!! Narendra is Awesome! Loved the conscientious about time and quality. Very pleased with the outcome. Narendra is an excellent researcher! Very articulate and easy...”
  • Academic Writing
  • Editing

To view more
profiles,
join Upwork

What our customers are saying


At A Glance: Editing

Editors are an integral part of content generation at any level. A quality editor is responsible for the final, polished look and feel of any written content produced by a client. Freelance editors provide a flexible and talent-driven way to manage multiple products in a professional way. They can be used for a wide variety of projects, from editing for syntax and grammar on regular blog posts to providing structure, pacing, and style feedback for nearly finished novels.

Editors work in a highly collaborative way that brings out the best version of any project, large or small. It is important to note that editors are not only skilled in technical grammar rules but are also often well-versed and experienced with a wide variety of writing styles that can often bring valuable feedback and new perspectives to a written piece, enhancing its structural or creative clarity. Many editors in the modern work environment are also by nature talented communicators and can reshape any message into one that grabs readers’ attention and draws them into the content. Explore the multitude of freelance editors available on Upwork and find one that best fits your next project.

Bring your idea to life with a Editing freelancer now

Get Started