Benchmarks for Free Agents

Ah, the option of going solo. A chance to do the kind of work you prefer, choose clients you like, pet your dog more often, see your kids and have a life. Just don't forget about having an income.
For those thinking about making the jump, a survey by the New York headhunter firm Spring Associates (conducted this spring, no less) estimates average hourly freelance rates for PR services, by
sector: