Work From Home Jobs That Can Earn You $1,000+ Each Month
Do you want to learn how to earn money from home?
There are lots of work from home jobs that already exist. And, in today’s world, there are more and more jobs online, and this trend is expected to continue well into the future.
Some work from home jobs involve you working for someone else, or you may be able to even start your own business.
And, yes, you may even be able to earn a full-time income from home.
So, if you are looking to start making more money or if you want a new career path that lets you earn money from home, this list is especially for you.
Over the past year I have been able to interview several people who are making money working from home. They are doing their own thing, and they are rocking at life.
Hopefully, you had the chance to read their interviews on my blog, but in case you missed any of them, this post rounds them all up for you.
This round-up includes everything from selling on Amazon, teaching English, becoming a cooking instructor, flipping items for profits, and more!
My hope is that these stories will spark your interest, and they may even inspire you to learn how to earn money from home.
I'm always looking to add to the list of different ways to earn money online and different ways to work from home, so if you know of anything else, please leave a comment or send me an email.
All of these options are legitimate jobs, career paths, or business. As always, they will require your time and effort – as all careers do.
How to earn money from home:
Start a blog.
Blogging changed my life for the better, and it allows me to earn thousands of dollars a month, all by doing something that I love.
Blogging is quite affordable to start, and it’s easy as well.
Blogging has allowed me to take control of my finances and earn more money. It means I can work from home, travel whenever I want, have a flexible schedule, and more! As you can see, blogging completely changed my life for the better, and if you are interested, I urge you to learn how to start your own.
Here's a quick outline of what you will learn:
Day 1: Reasons you should start a blog.
Day 2: How to determine what to blog about.
Day 3: How to create your blog. In this lesson, you will learn how to start a blog on WordPress. My tutorial makes it very easy to start a blog.
Day 4: How to make money blogging.
Day 5: My tips for making passive income from blogging.
Day 6: How to grow your traffic and followers.
Day 7: Miscellaneous blogging tips that will help you be successful.
Sell on Amazon
The world's largest online retailer has many, many people who sell items and earn money from home.
How selling on Amazon may be a possibility for you. She is a friend of mine, and I am blown away by her success
Teach English to earn money from home.
Did you know that you may be able to teach English online to children to earn money online?
VIPKID is a company that allows you to work from home, create your own schedule, and earn $18-21 per hour (many teachers are earning over $1,000 per month) all while teaching English online.
They are currently in high need of teachers, too!
This company has been featured on Forbes, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Woman's Day, and more.
Here's VIPKID's teacher requirements:
Applicant must have an undergraduate degree in any field.
Any “formal” or “informal” teaching experience, such as mentoring, tutoring, coaching, or alternative education is fine.
You need internet and a computer.
Lesson plans, course materials, etc. are all provided by VIPKID.
You should have fun teaching engaged children.
Become a virtual assistant to earn money online.
Not only does the internet allow us to complete more daily tasks online, more and more people are working from home in fields such as blogging, social media, etc. This means virtual assistants are becoming even more in demand.
Virtual assistant tasks may include social media management, formatting and editing content, scheduling appointments or travel, email management, and more. Basically, you can get paid to do any task that needs to be done in someone’s business, but doesn’t need to be done by them.
Start an online store.
Yes, you can start your own online store, and you don't need to have tons of experience or a lot of money to do so. Many people start with no background – which means that if this is something you are interested in, then you should definitely read on.
I had the chance to interview Jenn Leach of E-commerce and Prosper, who explains exactly how to start an online store and make extra income.
Jenn is a corporate mom turned e-commerce store owner and blogger.
She started her online business a little over three years ago, and since then, she has developed and grown three successful online e-commerce stores earning an average of $19,000 per month.
She is super successful despite only spending around 5-10 hours per week on her e-commerce business.
Jenn Leach also has a course called E-commerceand Prosper that teaches you how to start an online store. She reveals her successful rinse and repeat formula to students in her course. It’s the same formula she uses to earn an average of $19,000 per month
How to start an online store.
Winning e-commerce success tools.
How to turbocharge your e-commerce success.
How to start making money in THREE days.
Grammar nut? Try proofreading for a living.
Do you find yourself correcting grammar and/or cringing at common writing errors?
If you are looking for a new job, or even just a side hustle, this may be something to look into. Check out the interview below for more information on how to earn money from home as a proofreader, court transcript proofreader, or a freelance proofreader.
In this interview, we talk about:
How to get started as a proofreader.
Who the typical clients are.
What kind of income can be made.
Whether anyone can be a proofreader or not.
What kind of training you need, and more.
Online jobs info.
Caitlin also has a great FREE 7 day course just for people who want to stop wasting time and start making more money with their proofreading skills. I definitely recommend that you check it out.
Become a bookkeeper to earn money from home.
Ben, founder of Bookkeeper Business Academy, explains how becoming a bookkeeper may be a possibility for you.
Ben helps people start and grow their own bookkeeping business with his online bookkeeping course
You don’t have to be an accountant or have any previous experience!
In this interview, we talk about:
What a bookkeeper is.
The typical clients a bookkeeper has.
How much new bookkeepers earn.
How to become a bookkeeper.
The positives and negatives of bookkeeping, and more
Become a cooking instructor.
In 2011, Jan realized that her children were ill-equipped in the kitchen and falling into unhealthy eating habits.
She started teaching her daughter how to cook, and eventually more and more children started coming to her home for cooking lessons. As parents started putting money in Jan's apron to cover food and time, she thought, “hmmmm…I wonder if I could turn this into a business?”
And, she did, with Jan eventually launching Healthy Hands Cooking.
Healthy Hands Cooking is a movement to fight childhood obesity by empowering adults to teach children about nutrition and healthy cooking through entertaining and informative classes, camps, and birthday parties.
Healthy Hands Cooking is a self-paced cooking program that can be completed from the comfort of home. This is an 11 module course that will help you create your own cooking business with the correct licensing, permits, background checks, food safety, marketing, and more.
If you would love to share your passion for healthy cooking with others, this would be a great way to earn money from home as you give back to your community
Create an eBook to make money online
Abby, from Just a Girl and Her Blog, explains how creating eBooks may be a great income source for you.
Abby made over $110,000 from sales of digital products (such as eBooks) in 2015, and even more than that in 2016. She started three years ago knowing nothing about blogging , due in large part to her eBooks. She is now teaching others the process she uses to write and launch profitable eBooks
Flip items for profit to earn money from home.
Have you ever found an item that you thought you could resell for a profit?
Melissa’s family earned $42,875 in 2015 through buy and sell flipping, and they were working only 10-20 hours per week.
And in 2016, she hit $133,000!
Some of the best flipped items that they've done include:
An item that they bought for $10 and flipped for $200 just 6 minutes later.
A security tower they bought for $6,200 and flipped for $25,000 just one month later.
A prosthetic leg that they bought for $30 at a flea market and sold for $1,000 on eBay the next day.
Start a successful freelance writing career.
A freelance writer is someone who writes for a number of different clients, such as websites, blogs, magazines, and more. They don’t work for one specific company, rather they work for themselves and contract out their writing.
freelance writing course includes nine video modules, several printable worksheets, and awesome add-ons, too. Here are some of the things you can expect to learn if you take her freelance writing course