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What’s the real cost of working with Upwork?

With Upwork you’ll make:
Because Upwork takes:
*This is the total amount of all previously invoiced work between you and this particular client, through Upwork. If this is your first job with this client, leave it at $0.

Indy charges you $5.99 per month. That’s it. A flat $5.99.


What is Upwork?

Upwork is a marketplace that connects businesses to freelancers, independent professionals, and agencies. Upwork makes their money by keeping a percentage of total client billings (per client) based on the following thresholds:

  • 20% for the first $500 you bill your client across all contracts with them
  • 10% for total billings with your client between $500.01 and $10,000
  • 5% for total billings with your client that exceed $10,000

Why does Indy charge $5.99?

We believe you should keep the money you earn, so you can try Indy for free or upgrade to the Pro Bundle and get access to 9 powerful tools for the super affordable price of $5.99/month.
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