One of my most popular posts on this blog is the one on work at home jobs paying $10 or more an hour. Since writing that post, I’ve had a few people tell me they think that in this day and age, even $10 an hour isn’t much money. While that’s still more than minimum wage in many states, I would have to agree that it’s not as much now as it was ten years ago.
So today’s post is kind of a follow-up to that post. I’ve made a list of those companies that pay $12 or more an hour. You’ll see some companies that may be familiar from the other post, but I’ve also made an effort to include some companies that are not on the list so it won’t be an identical list.
And although I’ve done research here using Glassdoor and various work at home forums to find out for sure what these companies pay, I can’t guarantee them. Feel free to let me know in the comments if I’ve gotten any of these rates wrong.
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#4 – Blue Zebra Appointment Setting – Read Blue Zebra Review – This is B2B calling (cold calling). They pay very well, typically $15 an hour or more. They do prefer to hire people who have experience in cold calling and appointment setting.
#7 – Doctors on Demand – Read Doctors on Demand Review – Hires people with at least 2 years of experience in healthcare for customer support positions paying between $16 and $18 hourly. Position not always open.
#8 – eModeration – Read eModeration Review – This company regular hires work at home community/social media moderators. They don’t list the pay on their website, but someone submitted a moderator salary for this company on Glassdoor that shows it’s between $15 and $16 an hour. This could vary however.
#10 – Executive Scheduling Associates – This company hires work at home schedulers to schedule appointments for financial wholesalers. Pay starts at $12 an hour.
#11 – Extended Presence – This company hires experienced work at home telemarketers/appointment setters. The rate of pay isn’t listed, but from research I’ve done, it’s most likely over $12 an hour.
#12 – Ginger.io – This company hires people with counseling and/or therapy experience to be “listeners/therapists” for people calling needing to talk. Note it is not a crisis or suicide hotline. Pay is $15 an hour.
#13 – Hilton Worldwide – Read Hilton Worldwide Review – Work at home doing phone work for this popular hotel chain. Your pay should average between $12 and $15 hourly after training. Most of the time, this company is only hiring in specific US states.
#14 – Intermedia – This company has regular openings for remote tech support within various states in the US. They pay around $18 to their work at home tech support agents.
#18 – Panda Tree – Work at home tutoring students in Spanish or Mandarin. Earn $12+ hourly.
#20 – OnPoint Advocacy – Read OnPoint Advocacy Review – This is also political outreach calling. While they do not make their rate of pay public, I have seen some old job postings advertising it to be around $12 an hour.
#22 – PrepNow – Read PrepNow Review – This is a company that hires people to work at home tutoring students on the SAT, ACT, and Math. Must have experience tutoring plus a 4-year college degree. Pays about $15 an hour.
#27 – Support.com – Read Support.com Review – Support has several work at home tech support positions available. The personal technology expert remote job pays on average $13.96 per hour, according to Glassdoor.
#28 – The ACT – Work at home scoring ACT essays. While the pay is performance-based, you can earn $12 an hour or more.
#31 – The Yeomen – This company regularly hires email support reps to work at home (non-phone). The pay is rumored to be between $13 and $18 hourly. This info comes from Glassdoor anonymous salary reports.
#33 – Zirtual – Read Zirtual Review – This is work at home virtual assisting. The company recently shut down, but I heard they are back up and running. I’m not sure if they’ve gone back to hiring VA’s, but in the past, the virtual assistants for Zirtual were rumored to be earning between $12 and $13 an hour.
I will add to this list if I can find some more, and as always I encourage you to comment below if you are aware of some companies paying $12 an hour or more that I could add.
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