One thing I’m constantly telling people about work-at-home jobs is that they’re no different from traditional jobs; you need skills and experience to get them. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t entry level home-based jobs. While you’ll still be expected to have the skills to do the job, there are jobs that don’t require a lot of experience.
Below is a list of companies that are frequently hiring for entry level jobs. However, before we get to that, here are a few things you need to know:
- I already mentioned that work-at-home jobs are like traditional jobs. While these jobs may offer entry-level opportunities, you still must follow the application directions and be professional. You’re competing against others for the work, so you need to have a quality resume or application.
- While these companies often having entry-level openings, they may not have such openings at this time. These companies may have other WAH jobs openings that are not entry level.
Here is a list of specific companies you can check out. They are in alphabetical order by category.
Captioning Jobs Entry Level Jobs
Clerical/Virtual Support Entry Level Jobs
1-888 Type It Up
24/7 Virtual Assistants
People Per Hour
Team Double Click
Virtual Office Temps
Worldwide Office Support
Your Virtual Assistant
Read more about virtual support jobs.
Customer Service Entry Level Jobs
Call Center Options
Humantic (review calls)
West At Home
Learn more about customer service work.
Data Entry Jobs Entry Level Jobs
Axion Data Services
Birch Creek Communications
Cass Information Systems
Mechanical Turk (Crowdsourced micorwork. Check out other microwork sites for data entry work.)
ESLTeacher/Tutor Entry Level Jobs
If you’re a native English speaker, here are resources you can check out go get paid to help others learn to speak English.
Cambly (Phone App or Computer)
ITalki (Computer or Tablet)
iTutor Group (PC or Mac)
Native Talk (Phone App iOS/Android)
Nice Talk (Phone App Android)
PalFish (Phone App iOS/Android)
Skima Talk (Computer)
Check out more teaching/tutoring jobs here.
Microwork Entry Level Jobs
Amazon Mechanical Turk
EasyShift (mobile phone)
Read more about microwork jobs.
Mystery Shopping / Survey(phone based) Entry Level Jobs
Learn more about mystery shopping, plus a few companies to check out.
Online Chat Entry Level Jobs
Apple At Home Advisor
Needle – works a little different than most chat jobs. You can earn money or points by helping customers in its online store.
SiteStaff (chat host)
The Chat Shop
Uber – Email support
Read more about online chat jobs.
Online Moderation Entry Level Jobs
Read more about online moderation jobs.
Transcription Jobs Entry Level Jobs
3 Play Media
American High Tech Transcription
Be sure to check out 43 WAH Typing Jobs that pay $10 or more per hour.
Website/App Testers and Evaluators Entry Level Jobs
Appen (social media evaluators)
A Try Box – (apps)
Ferpection (websites and apps)
Google (search “Ad Quality Rater”)
LeapForce (search engine evaluator)
Lionbridge (Ads assessor)
Test Birds (websites and apps)
Test Fairy (mobile apps)
Testing Time (digital products)
Try My UI (websites and apps)
Usability Hub (short usability tests)
User Feel (websites and apps)
Userlytics (website, apps and more)
UserTesting.com (websites and apps)
User Zoom (websites)
What Users Do (websites)
Writing/Blogging Entry Level Jobs
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Leslie Truex is an ideaphoric writer, speaker, entrepreneur, social worker and mom trying to do it all from the comfort of her home. Since 1998, she’s been helping others create careers they love by providing work-at-home information and resources through Work-At-Home Success.
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