There are a lot of great entry-level remote jobs out there. If you are just starting out in the workforce, switching careers or looking for extra work, an entry-level remote job might be the next step.
If you are considering saving up, you can bolster any entry-level salary by working from home. Depending on the city you live in and the length of your current commute, transitioning into a fully remote job would save you around $2,000/year. That’s $2000 to put towards your other goals.
Here is a list of entry-level remote jobs.
You’ll be listening to various of audio content (podcasts, movies, commercials, lectures, etc) and transcribing the content to text. If you are considering work as a transcriptionist and you’d like to make the most of it, I highly recommend working in a niche that you care about and would make you knowledgeable about a topic.
Before hiring someone full-time, most companies have a short, simple transcription test that will test your typing accuracy and your attention to the detail.
Copy Editor ($45,506/yr)
Some people have a natural talent of making sentences sound better. If you are one of these people, you should highly consider applying for a position in this field. Copy editors correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation. They also make sure that the text is logically written, well-structured and engaging for the intended audience. Depending on the company your work on, you also might be assessing factual accuracy and readability.
The best part is that since there are so many online publications out there, many of them don’t require a BA or BS in journalism anymore. Keep your eye on not just “traditional” publications, but also industry-specific blogs that have a high readership that you may be interested in.
Administrative Assistant ($41,045/yr)
An administrative assistant is typically is in charge of dozen of different tasks. Some of the tasks may include scheduling and planning appointments, making phone calls, data entry, outreach and making recommendations about existing processes.
One of the biggest benefits of being an administrative assistant is you’ll get the inside scope of different areas of the company you are working for. If you are a person who enjoys switching up tasks and doing many different types of work, you should consider working as an administrative assistant.
Social Media Manager ($54,238/yr)
Many of us are well accustomed to social media and how it works, which makes it a perfect entry-level position in many cases. A social media specialist manages social media channels such as Youtube, Instagram, and Facebook on the client’s behalf. You would build and execute social media strategies, and often write and develop content production and scheduling.
Companies are often looking for social media managers who are highly collaborative team players since they’re usually part of a larger marketing team. If you live and breath social media, consider working as a social media manager.
Customer Service Representative ($36,859/yr)
The customer support agent’s primary responsibility is to deliver excellent support regarding various products & services. Depending on the company you are working for, you should be able to diagnose and solve problems on the spot.
If you are a quick learner and come across as a warm person on the phone or through email, a customer service representative position might be a good job for you.
Data Entry Specialist ($31,153/yr)
Data entry specialist typically enters various information into spreadsheets and databases as well as reviewing existing documents to make sure that the data is correct. You should have the ability to learn various computer systems and standard operating procedures as well as the ability to follow instructions
If you pay close attention to detail and love working with data, this might be a good fit for you.
All of these 6 jobs are excellent if you want to try something new, or you are thinking about getting into remote work. You no longer have to work from the office or stay at a job that you dislike. Instead, try out different entry-level remote jobs, and see what job can be your perfect fit.