Toptal is a recruitment site for employers in search of top freelance software developers, designers, finance experts, and project managers around the world. The platform has a rigorous screening process, only accepting 3% of freelancer applications each year.
Toptal's pricing varies according to a freelancer's profession, their location, and whether you need them for an hourly, part-time, or full-time project. Hourly jobs range from $60.00 to $90.00 per hour; part-time jobs from $1,000.00 to $3,200.00 per week; and full-time jobs from $2,000.00 to $6,400.00 per week.
In addition, you'll need to make an initial deposit of $500.00 that will be applied as a credit to your first invoice once you make a hire. If you decide not to move forward, your deposit will be refunded completely.
Pros: Rigorous screening process that ensures high-quality freelancers.
Cons: Costly compared to some competitors.
Bottomline: Puts you in touch with high-quality freelance software developers, designers, finance experts, and project managers globally.
How to Post a Job on Toptal:
- Log in to your account and submit a job online, including your job description, location, salary etc.
- The Toptal team will review your job and match your company with the best candidates.
- After you review and sign off on the recommended candidate, they'll be ready to join your team remotely.
San Francisco, California
Number of Employees
1 (888) 604-3188
548 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94104
See our guide on how to find software developers to get more applicants and find the best ones faster.
How much does Toptal cost?
Once you hire talent with Toptal, an initial deposit of $500.00 is required. If you opt out of completing the hiring process, the platform refunds the deposit amount in full. In addition, employers are also required to pay the freelancers, which could cost up to $6,400 per week.
How can I create a Toptal account?
Click "Hire Top Talent" in the top right corner of the homepage. Fill in the required fields and then enter your email address, company name, and contact name to open an account.
How can I edit a job posting on Toptal?
From your Toptal dashboard, select the job posting you would like to edit. After you've made your changes, click "Confirm."
How can I delete a job posting on Toptal?
From your Toptal dashboard, select the job you would like to remove. Click the "Delete" icon next to the job listing.