Here is a reference guide for finding the average rates that freelancers and independent contractors charge.
Overview of how to calculate an hourly rate for freelancing and consulting positions. Article also includes a number of links to rate related resources.
AIGA and Aquent built a tool that list freelance rates by title, company size, and company type. List included titles ranging from Art Director, to Web Programmer to Web Developer and everything in-between.
New Jersey Creative Network put together a comprehensive list of freelance rates broken up by:
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Freelancing Job Site Elance's overview of the freelance job escorts
Editorial Freelance Associations List of Writing related positions
Forbes Article discussing best paying Freelance positions and their average r
The Bureau of Labor has a number of reports on all facets of Freelancer jobs, from tech writers, to models to graphic designers to reporters.