You’ll agree with me if I will say that it is very hard to find genuine online jobs. It becomes more difficult when you’re a teenager.In the post, learn about 10 Best Online Jobs for Teens that will help you to make extra money online
I will show you 10 Best Online Jobs for Teens that don’t require high investments, skills, or a degree and generate a good amount of income for you.
Let’s know what are those online jobs for teens.
1. Proof Reader
Proof Reader is a job where you have to first read the document and spot the error. The purpose of the proofreading is to improve the quality of the document by reducing the grammatical errors.
It is one of the best and easiest side hustles to generate a good amount of income with fewer efforts.
To get a job as a proofreader, you can try proofreadingservices.com. Proofreadingservices is a website that offers the service of proofreading and it has its team of different members. If you have a qualification for a proofreader, you can try too.
You can also try different freelancing sites like Fiverr, Upwork, and Freelancer where you can post your proofreading gig and make money from Proofreading.
2. Become a Captioner
Captioners is one of the transcribing jobs where you have to write the captions for video and audio files The work is very easy in itself when you don’t get bored writing for a long time.
How to make money by becoming a Captioner?
To make money by becoming a Captioner, you need to know only grammar and the language in which you are going to write the captions. It is not compulsory to have knowledge for this job to make money.
Now, how to find captioning work jobs. There are plenty of websites like Crowdsurf, Rev, Vanan, Impact Media. Find the jobs from these websites and start earning money from captioning jobs right now.
3. Online Surveys
I know, it is very hard to find websites that actually help you to make money through surveys.
Also, many people have confusion about survey sites whether they are genuine or not.
For this, I have mentioned the list of some genuine online survey sites that actually pay you for completing the surveys.
Swagbuck is one of the most popular to make money from the internet. It is a website where you can make money by shopping online, watching entertaining videos, searching the web, answering surveys.
To earn money from Swagbucks, create your account on Swagbucks and verify it. Once you get verify on it, you can use Swagbucks and earn points from it.
Swagbucks offers special deals and discounts and gets a cashback on shopping whenever you’ll spend one dollar. You can share your opinion by completing surveys and earn SB points from it.
Ysense is also a survey website where you can earn money by completing different surveys and offers.
To start making money with ysense, create your account on it and verify the account. Once, your account gets verified, you can make money in different ways.
By completing the paid surveys, you can easily make money. You can also make money by trying new services, products, or downloading apps, signing up for new websites, or watching videos.
Toluna.com is a survey website where you’ll be paid for completing genuine surveys of different market agencies and brands.
Toluna is an influencer community where you can bring improvement or change in the products and services of different brands by giving them feedback.
It will give you surveys of different companies according to your profile information. Most surveys are of 15 to 20 minutes.
This information will be used by companies and brands and not by any ad agency. So, don’t worry about it.
4. Social Media Influencer
Social media influencer is a person who has build trust and love from his followers because of their work and lifestyle.
Social Media Influencer influences their audience and followers to do good things with the help of different social media platforms. It is one trending online job, especially for teenagers.
You can become a social media influencer on platforms like Instagram, Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn by showing your work to the audience.
I have recently published a complete guide on How to become an Instagram Influencer.
There are thousands of ways to make money from Social Media platforms.
Since a Social Media Influencer has a great influence on their followers, you can easily make money from Affiliate Marketing, Sponsorships by promoting other brands and companies’ products.
Selling Shoutouts of other Social Media Influencer, Selling your own products are some more ways to make money from Social Media Influencing.
5. Virtual Assistant
The Job of Virtual Assistant is where you will provide online services to your client to help them in their work online. To make money as a virtual assistant, you don’t have to go any out of your house, you can do all your work by sitting at home.
To become a virtual assistant, you need communication skills, interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and knowledge about all online things.
You can easily get a job of a virtual assistant on the site remote.co. Remote.co is a website that publishes remote jobs regularly. You can check out the site and get the job of a virtual assistant (if available).
If this method of getting a job as a virtual assistant is not working, you can also try Upwork.com. Upwork has a particular section for virtual assistant jobs where you can get more than three thousand jobs of virtual assistants.
Different virtual assistant jobs have different requirements, you can check them out and see what requirements are meeting yours.
To get some initial clients and build your presence in your industry, master your advertisement strategies so that you can build your strong portfolio that will later help you to get new clients.
6. Online Tutor
An online Tutor is the best online jobs for teens who have a more than sufficient knowledge in any particular niche (subject).
The E-learning market is one of the biggest markets in the world and increasing day by day.
You can easily become an online tutor with the help of different online apps and websites.
If you have a little bit of knowledge about marketing and sales, you can easily make your own course by creating your own website.
Or, you can also publish your courses on existing platforms like:
- SmartSchool from Pinlearn
- Google Classroom
7. Content Writer
There is a huge demand for a quality content writer. I have said “quality”.
Many content writers are already available in the market who just write for money but don’t have enough knowledge about content writing.
Content writing is not just writing paragraphs, it is much bigger than this.
If you want to become a content writer, you can become a part-time or full-time remote content writer on the site article writing. It has a write for us section where you can apply as a content writer for their site.
This is not the only way to get a job as a content writer, you can directly pitch different blogs and sites owner who makes a great number of dollars from their business.
Try to pitch only those bloggers who are really making money from their blogs so that they can invest some money in the content writing.
Or, you can try to become a freelancer content writer on sites like Fiverr, Upwork, and Freelancer. Just sign up on these sites, create an account on it. And once you get verified on it, you can post your content writing gigs and get orders from these sites.
8. Video Editor
I don’t think I need to introduce or tell what is video editor or what video editor does.
To become a video editor, try to master or learn the popular video editing softwares that are available in the market.
You can easily learn the tutorials of these video editing software with the help of YouTube and blogs.
To get a job as a video editor, sign up on freelancing sites and post your video editing gigs on freelancing sites like Fiverr, Freelancer, and Upwork.
Or, you can try directly pitch people who need a video editor.
Now, who needs video editors?
Of course, a YouTuber or company and brands who want to make any video. Just try to get emails of these people, contact them, and introduce them to your video editing services.
9. Become a Call Reviewer
Humanatic.com is a site that helps people to become a call reviewer and make money through reviewing calls.
No, I am not kidding. It is possible to become a call reviewer and make money from it.
Also, you have heard the operator say “this call is being recorded?” while calling any company. Well, that’s humanatic’s work.
To make money through call reviewing, sign up on the humanatic site. And start listening and reviewing the recorded phone calls.
After listening to record phone calls, the site will ask you some question which is related to phone calls. And send that information to different companies for marketing research and improvement in products and services.
The job of phone call reviewing is just like surveys where you have to answer the simple question that helps different companies for marketing research.
10. Become a Music Reviewer
You can easily make money online by reviewing music online. There are different sites on the internet that helps to make money by reviewing music
Before going ahead, let me tell you sites that pays for reviewing songs.
In all these sites, you need to review the songs to get paid. First of all, just create your account on these sites.
And after creating an account on it, upload some songs on sites so that site can identify your music taste.
After that, you’ll be notified to review any new music that will help new singers to grow up.
On playlist.com, they pay you to listen and review songs, if you like it, you can consider adding it to one of your playlists.
But to qualify as a curator you need to own a playlist with REAL followers on either Spotify, YouTube Music, or Apple Music. Qualified playlist curators can earn up to $12 per song review.
In the beginning, you will be paid only a few cents. But as you start reviewing the songs, the price of reviewing the songs will also increase.
Once you reach the threshold amount of these sites, you can transfer your money into gift cards, PayPal payments, or direct bank transfer.
Bottom Line for Best Online Jobs for Teens
Here, you have a complete list of the best online jobs for teens that will help you to generate online side income.
In short: if you really want to generate side income through online jobs, try side hustles that are genuine and trustable. There are many more side hustles like these from which you can try to generate more side income.
Now I would like to hear from you:
Which online jobs are you going to try?
Are you going to become a content writer?
Or, maybe you’ll become a video editor.
Either way, let me know your opinion in the comments section below.
Anshul Kahar is a Founder of Acetechdollar which is a personal finance blog. He is a college student who loves to gain knowledge about finance. He loves to gain and share the knowledge of stocks, personal finance, loans, and debt which he shares with its audience with the help of his blog.