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Change your freelancer's hourly rate

Are you an Enterprise customer? If you are enrolled in Compliance Services, please contact your Enterprise Program Success Manager to make contract changes. On Upwork, only the ...

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End an hourly contract

When the work and collaboration on a contract is done, you can end the contract and leave feedback on your freelancer’s performance. A few reminders before you end your contract...

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Minimum hourly and fixed-price rates on Upwork

We want to be sure people are compensated fairly for work. Upwork does not support contract rates under $3.00 USD per hour for hourly contracts. For fixed-price contracts, the m...

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Put an Hourly Contract on Hold

You might need to pause a contract to stop a freelancer from logging more hours until you are ready to restart the work. To pause the contract Go to Jobs › My Jobs and find th...

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Set a Weekly Limit for Freelancer Hours

To help you manage your project’s budget and control costs, you can set a weekly limit on the number of hours your freelancers can bill. To change a freelancer’s weekly limit af...

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Switch Contract Type: Hourly or Fixed-Price

If you and your freelancer want to switch your contract type from hourly to fixed-price (or vice-versa), you’ll need to start a new contract. To do so: End your current contrac...

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