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Discussion on: The state of freelancing in 2018

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Damien Cosset Author • Edited

I am not familiar with McDonald's salaries. But 7k seems like a higher income that what you would get at a fast food flipping burgers no?

About these studies, keep in mind that only a third of the respondents freelance full time. I am not familiar with the Chinese or Hindi freelancers market job.

Thanks for the numbers :)
May I ask the studies on Chinese and Hindi freelancers rates? Very curious to read about that!

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Jorge Castro

Of course, the salary of Mcdonalds is an exaggeration or is it not?

But let's say that somebody flipping burgers earns $10 per hour. And 270 working days per year, 8 hours per shift, 10x270x8 = $21k per year or about three times what a Hindi earns.

And you could find more information on the net. However, I suggest you find information on UpWork (Upwork+low+pay for example).