To add a billing method to your Upwork account, find Billing Methods under your settings. PayPal is just one of the Billing Methods available at Upwork -- learn more about your choices here.
Add PayPal as a Billing Method
In order to use PayPal as your billing method, you must have a verified, active PayPal account in good standing.
Requirements and limitations
In order to add a PayPal Account:
- Your PayPal account must be verified, active, and in good standing
- You must have an active Billing Agreement with Upwork — this billing agreement is signed as part of the add PayPal flow on Upwork
- Your PayPal account must not be a student account
- Your PayPal account must be set up with a primary and back-up payment method
Please note that PayPal billing may not be available in your country.