Independent Contractor salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 460 income tax records
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How much do Independent Contractors make?
The average total salary for a Independent Contractor is $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 460 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Independent Contractor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Independent Contractor salary can vary between $16,000 to $83,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Independent Contractor demographics in US Midwest Region

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73% are single
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27% are married
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30% have kids
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46% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Independent Contractors in US Midwest Region

460 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a independent contractor in US Midwest Region is $24,500 per year. Independent contractor salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $16,000 to $83,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 460 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as independent contractor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for independent contractors in US Midwest Region: Columbus Metro Area, OH ($31,500 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($29,500 a year), and Detroit Metro Area, MI ($29,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.