Online jobs are the new trend everyone is taking up these days. Even organizations have sought refuge to online and freelance jobs saving a lot of resources and increasing work efficiencies. With the win-win scenario for the employers and the employees, finances are one part where both have seen a growth and more flexibility.
When we talk about the “Right Candidate” for a job, it covers the spectrum from amateur and untrained skilled individuals to trained and certified experts. Expertise can be achieved through either ample work experience and results or through certification courses of the required nature.
So here is a list of all the jobs available online which pay handsomely and are available in ample:
Data Entry and Transcription Jobs: Good communication and language skills are the basic requirements. Transcription may require listening skills as well. Proficiency in multiple languages can also land translation jobs as well. These are the basic jobs that come in quantity and pay well cumulatively.
Writing, Editing and Proofing Jobs: Better language skills, mainly in English but not limited to it, are the basic requirements. Writing is the initial step that leads to proofing or proofreading and subsequently to editing jobs. An academic level language skill is best suited for most jobs or creativity with it, depending on the job itself. Storytelling formats of writing also have wide application in media and entertainment related works and pay is higher than general writing job.
Graphics and 3D Designs Jobs: Software designing in 2D and 3D, image editing, and understanding of digital and print graphics is the minimum requirement. It is a skill based job that calls for quality work and pays well per task or per hour. Also, it opens prospects in a wider aspect of media and entertainment industry.
Filmmaking and Animation Jobs: Higher and broader set of skills are required to take these jobs and similarly, the pay is high as well. This also hosts a lot of disintegrated jobs like cinematography, writing, music and sound works, designing, etc. A few unrelated fields find employment in this industry with good pay and ample work. Animation itself is a whole industry along with filmmaking, finding application in media, advertising, and entertainment works.
Affiliate Marketing, Network Marketing, and Sales Jobs: Social and interpersonal skills are the only requirement with an emphasis on communication skills and language being the underlying requirements. These jobs pay per unit result (per click, per sale, etc.) and can have very high pays depending on the result and its impact. Affiliate and network marketing are usually social network based and rely on the engagement while sales jobs are more direct.
Online Teaching Jobs: One of the fastest growing industry online, education and training requires expertise in the subject matter and teaching skills. Also, a few other skills may also be required to take these jobs. They pay per class, per teaching hour, per course, etc. Depending on the subject, teaching level, and expertise, they can pay from medium to very high amounts and can be developed into a strong career over time.
Social Media Management: Another online job similar to Affiliate and Network Marketing only managing much wider and indirect channels and networks. With social media becoming the biggest advertising tool, social media management has become imperative for every consumer-based brand. The pay depends on the targets, time periods/campaigns, and channels and can reach very high.
Digital Marketing and SEO Jobs: With very broad fields combining together for Digital Marketing and SEO being the most prominent one, these are some of the highest paying jobs on the list. Often, completing certification courses in one or more of the fields is required to get hold of these, especially SEO. Also, some of the above jobs can also be used to carve a career path into digital marketing.
Trading: Drive and intuition are all that drives trading as an industry. While seeking no minimum requirements and open to all, a general understanding of the industry itself is a must and advised. The pays are bonus/ commission based alongside a fixed income which makes it the highest and the lowest paid job on the list, both.
Virtual Recruiters and HR Jobs: Recruitment industry is the industry that serves every other industry and thus, has ample jobs available. Many of these works are outsourced online since the adoption of online tools for recruitment. The jobs may range from searching for candidates, screening resumes and interviews, shortlisting, and documentation. The pay is intermediate initially (for beginners) but quick and high growth is the perk of the industry.
Virtual Assistant: These jobs require good communication and peoples' management skills since they require dealing with individuals directly. Depending on the audience being catered and the complexity of handling, being a virtual assistant can pay quite high per hour. Also, it happens to a very flexible job with time.
App and Web Development: The job with some very high skill requirements but also equally high pay if catered to. Programming and development skills are a must and experience may just add to the advantage. The jobs vary from basic app and web development to advanced software development and management.
App and Web Testing: These jobs have three faces, one, that requires technical skills, two, that requires analytical skills, three, that requires graphical skills. The one with technical skill requirement is covered above. Similarly, the graphic, UI, UEx and other element are tested, mostly through third-party freelancers, usually as a user review. These jobs pay very high at intermediate to expert levels even on the non-technical side.
(+1) Administration: Administration comes in many forms, from administrating employee activity in internal networks to moderating user activity on public/private networks all the way to managing channels, databases, documents, and operations with similar requirements. These jobs are a rare breed and do not come out often. Also, they aren't advertised as well rather filled with current contractors showing potential. Administration jobs online start with intermediately high pay and are usually long-term contracts.
With the advent of digital technology and its rise, almost every industry is hosting online and freelance jobs with good pay and most can be found on online job portals. Online jobs are a great way to enhance career, network, and achieve financial security. Also, they can be looked into for transitioning industries and diversify professional profiles. There is so much these online jobs can help one achieve and we recommend, you go for it!