1. Bookkeeping

$25-100/hr

You don’t have to have an extensive knowledge of math to be a bookkeeper; learn the basics of QuickBooks and you’ll be able to offer your services to anyone.

2. Virtual Assistant

$25-150/hr

Virtual assistant jobs usually consist of basic, but time consuming tasks that companies want delegated elsewhere, including customer service, admin, or emailing clients.

3. Data entry

$15-35/hr

Data entry is easy and requires little skill other than transferring data, which makes it more competitive to get a job in this field.

4. Customer Service Representative

$15-40/hr

Having prior experience dealing with the public is crucial as you will be answering phones all day and providing service, mostly for complaints. The job requires very little training, but you may be asked to memorize a script

5. Social Media Manager

$35-150/hr

You have to be more tech savvy to be a social media manager and you generally need some sort of proof of a background in improving a company’s social media. Start small with someone you know, then branch out.

6. Proofreader

$25-150/hr

If you have excellent grammar skills and attention to detail, you may be able to snag a job as a proofreader for a book, someone’s company website or mailing list, or anything else written.

7. Test Scoring

$15-40/hr

As teachers take on more responsibilities, they may want to outsource time consuming tasks such as test scoring. You will be given a rubric to work off of to provide testing scores.

8. Tutoring

$25-250/hr

Providing online tutoring is an easy and flexible way for the tutor and the student to make time for some extra help outside of school. A college degree is helpful as you’ve already specialized in a subject.

9. Selling on Etsy

$25-100/hr

If you have any kind of artistic ability this is the perfect job for you; Etsy stores are easy to set up and you can sell premade items or people can commission items for you.

10. Freelance blogging

$15-300/hr

Freelance blogging usually involves seeking out affiliate content to post about and link to in your blog to give them some traffic. This is a win-win for marketing majors and English majors alike.

Kaylee was raised (but not *technically* born) in Colorado. She graduated from Regis University with a bachelor of arts in English. During her time at Regis she worked as a teaching assistant in a freshman classroom setting and in the writing center helping students on a variety of topics. While there, she discovered Cura Personalis, or care for the entire person, leading to her love of feminism and desire for equal rights for all. Kaylee is the managing editor for AboutBoulder, OnDenver, and a key member of the OnMetro team, launching this platform in cities across the United States.