Get Your Audio File Transcribed Today!

Hire a skilled freelance transcriptionist to convert your audio file into text today! Upwork’s experienced audio typist freelancers provide accurate, fast and precise transcriptions of speeches, conferences, and seminars. You can get a transcription of any length, whether it’s for medical, business, or legal purposes. An expert transcriptionist will help you convert your audio speech into a text document fast and accurately.

Transcription and text-converting services involve converting audio or video files into written words, based on the spoken text. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you can hire audio typists to get your audio or video file converted into a high-quality written document, quickly and accurately.

Browse Transcription job posts for project examples or post your job on Upwork for free!

Transcription Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Transcription projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Transcription Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,961 Transcription projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.


Time to Complete Upwork Transcription Jobs

Time needed to complete a Transcription project on Upwork.

Average Transcription Freelancer Feedback Score

Transcription Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.79.

Last updated: August 1, 2015
Clear all filters
  1. Helen N.

    Helen N.

    Helen Nicholls

    Australia - Last active: 12/04/2014 - Tests: 1

    Native Australian English speaker specialising in Linguistics, particularly phonetics.

    $44.44 /hr
    439 hours
  2. Hazel B.

    Hazel B.

    Technical Support, Data Entry, Virtual Assistnt, Customer Support -svc

    Philippines - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 3

    I recently resigned from my work, from a homebased as a service coordinator from an company based in Australia.I do follow up calls and emails for calibration, purchased order and servicing. I worked as a process executive my job as senior representative specialist from a top 100 corporation in United States.I worked as a full time customer service associate in a bank.I receive calls and assist them with their needs according to policies that applies.I worked as a Customer Service Manager for an entrepreneur, wherein I am in charge for Customer order and support on both emails and calls. This means I deal with various email issues with regards to orders, delays, refunds, reviews, damaged goods.In addition I also contact the support team to deal with any issues arised buy submitting claims and opening tickets when necessary, In addition to that I am also in charge with special promotion tools for the online marketplace I am given access to special online tools that help us to automate the promotion of our products. these include an email tool, url builder, press release tool, video tool, link builder,facebook ads, amazon ads I manage various contractors we use on Odesk and Fiver. And Im in charge to pay them and to manage the flow of information between all parties I do setup new Webstores- this are selling on other Markets. : In order to boost our sales on other larger buyer traffic markets in the USA and europe. I take charge with Database entry, making sure to update various records and database in excel format Email List Building - I update and maintain any email lists we have in mailchimp or aweber Social Media - I am required to set up and maintain all of our social media pages on facebook, twitter, google plus and pinterest, I research on different Coupon Sites: I am required to sell and set up our product offers on all popular deal coupon sites in the USA, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain . Before that, I also worked with call centers for travel agencies as customer care for 3 years and became an escalation lead.I call airlines regarding trip cancellations as well as booking and reservations.I also worked as a technical support for one of the telecommunication company in United States where I troubleshoot with phones and also do up selling with add on services for customer's phones.I also worked with one of the Internet Service Provider as a technical Support agent wherein troubleshooting with internet connections and with computers doing a remote assistance for different Operating system Windows and MAC, and requests dispatched for technician when needed.For 2 years I also worked in a directory assistance call center where I received calls for name and number listings,movie listings and driving directions. I would like to describe myself as an honest, a very straightforward person who likes to take things in his stride in a very level headed manner.Life is quite exciting to me as it has galores of opportunities and experiences to offer and I feel one should always make the right use of it. I am adventurous by nature for I like to take up new challenges. It gives me the zeal and impetus to work towards excellence.One thing I firmly believe in is that one should always strive towards individual betterment, in whichever form it may be.Therefore I'm never tired of beginning where others end.

    $8.00 /hr
    0 hours
  3. Mohamad Azlan Bin Wahidin

    Mohamad Azlan Bin Wahidin

    Software Engineer, Transcriber, Translator

    Malaysia - Last active: 12 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    I'm an experienced software engineer with skills in several programming language such as C, C++, JAVA, Visual Basic, and Assembly Language. My enthusiasm in software made me to involve in photo-editing software, video-editing software, and I even wrote blog entry regarding IT software and technology related devices. I also have experiences in administration task in government agencies. So, I'm also able to do translation (English-Malay), transcription, and data entry works. Being an engineer currently, I know the importance of completing tasks before deadline.

    $5.56 /hr
    1 hours


    Expert in: Data Entry,Web Programming,Web Research,Transcription

    Kenya - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 11

    I have gained useful experience and expertise in the field of data entry over the last 3 years by doing data entry work. I have also developed a wide range of websites using HTML, DHTML, PHP, and MySQL including sites for startup companies and small businesses. Client satisfaction is my top priority in this venture. I intend to put hardwork and due diligence in my work at all times thereby providing only excellence.

    $3.47 /hr
    0 hours
  5. Samuel K.

    Samuel K.

    Administrative Support specialist

    Kenya - Last active: 15 days ago - Tests: 2

    As a person who relishes achievement, embraces challenges while planning effectively and works diligently on implementation, I seek to engage clients that will utilize these qualities to achieve their goals and objectives while at the same time helping me attain the heights brought about by career development.

    $5.56 /hr
    0 hours
  6. Ferdjohn Cruz

    Ferdjohn Cruz


    Philippines - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2

    I've been transcribing voice mail in my previous company and now I'm looking for job that I can work at home. I'm willing to work under pressure and very responsible. I can transcribe in US English and Australian English language.

    $6.00 /hr
    0 hours
  7. Andrew Koh Agency Contractor

    Graphic / Web Designer & Programmer, Transcriber, Translator

    United States - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 6

    My name is Andrew Koh. I have over 10 years of experience in Photoshop, Illustrator, Wordpress, HTML5, and Dreamweaver. I can guarantee professional work ethics and finish work on time. I've worked with many clients including lawyers, non-profit organizations, and small businesses. Web-Designing with Wordpress is my strongest skill. In addition to Graphic and Web Designing, I am also efficient in transcribing documents, especially litigation documents and Examinations before Trials (EBT). I have worked with several attorneys over a period of 3 years. Furthermore, I have graduated Korean School in the United States. My native language is English and my Korean is fluent with reading, writing, and speaking. I am available to work immediately so do not hesitate to contact us and I am open to working on your budget. I will work professionally, time-efficiently, and friendly so please do not hesitate to contact me.

    Associated with: AY Creative, Inc.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
  8. Isaiah John Palo

    Isaiah John Palo

    Associate Software Engineer, Experienced Customer Service Professional

    Philippines - Last active: 21 days ago - Tests: 4

    I'm currently working as a Software Engineer Associate and has exposed in Customer Relationship Management and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications. I'm just new at oDesk. I'm open for development work for the applications I've mentioned above. I'm also considering data entry and virtual assistant jobs. My experience in the call center industry provides me a great foundation in providing assistance and support for clients. I'm committed and independent when it comes to work.I can provide quality work with minimal supervision. I'm a fast learner and has good interpersonal skills.

    $3.33 /hr
    0 hours
  9. Andrew Muriuki

    Andrew Muriuki

    freelancing my way to success

    Kenya - Last active: 04/14/2014

    Hello, I am a young aspiring professional, still in college but i am quite enthusiastic and psyched about being here. I am an experienced transcriptionist, an aspiring writer and also a self driven moral individual. I am capable of working with minimal supervision, and deadlines. I hope to find relevant tasks for my skills, and to build working relationships with clients here.

    $11.11 /hr
    0 hours