Safrea’s annual SA Freelance Media Industry & Rates Report aims to understand the evolving nature of the freelance media industry. Since 2016, the report has tracked valuable information and data such as composition of the sector, the challenges faced and possible interventions. The rates indicator is a critical tool to assist freelancers in benchmarking their remuneration, and invariably generates much discussion.

The report is both a unique overview of media freelancing in Southern Africa and an integral part of SAFREA’s mission to support a robust freelance economy.

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