Ten Amazing Companies that Will Pay You to Work From Home

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For years I dreamed of being able to quit my job and stay at home with my kids.  The problem was that I needed to contribute financially to my family.  I’ve done my fair share of google searches for work from home jobs in efforts to remedy this problem.

While there are plenty of scams and “get rich quick” schemes out there to beware of, there are also some great, reputable companies that offer remote positions.

If you are looking for a real, work from home opportunity where you can utilize your skills, work in your p.j.’s, and get great benefits, you should totally check out some of these ten amazing companies that will pay you to work from home.


Ten amazing companies that will pay you to work from home

  1. Zappier

    Okay, if you haven’t heard of zappier, you need to stop what you’re doing and check out their website right now. Just take one look at their culture, benefits, and hiring process and you will understand why they say “zappier makes you happier”.

After just a few minutes on their website, you’ll see they value humor, innovation, and creativity. Seriously. Who would not want to work there?

2. Varsity Tutors

Are you a natural teacher? Do you have a background in education? Check out the remote work opportunities at the award-winning,

3. The Tropical Traveler

For all you lovers of travel, consider an at-home career helping people book their dream vacations with an award-winning luxury travel firm.


If the education field sounds appealing to you, look into the variety of opportunities at the familiar and reputable Kaplan. Kaplan offers great benefits and perks and a reputation you can trust.

5. Upworthy

If you’ve spent any amount of time on social media, chances are you’ve come across an UPworthy article. Upworthy is a news blog on a mission to change what the world pays attention to. If you’d like to be a part of their story just head over to their website and check out their job opportunities.

6. Amazon

We’re all familiar with Amazon. Did you know they offer various remote positions from what they call “virtual locations”? You can learn more on their website. 

7. Apple

Are you an Apple fanatic? Are you familiar with the ins and outs of all their latest products? Help others understand their apple products by becoming a home advisor.

8. Humana

If you have a passion for healthy living, maybe the Humana team is a good fit for you.

9. IBM

The work from home opportunities are endless at this ever-expanding company. Maybe there’s a place for you.

10. Microsoft

Are you computer savvy? Check out the possibilities at Microsoft. They offer competitive pay and benefits as well as work from home opportunities.

In our world where technology is ever-increasing, working from home is totally doable. Knowing where to look for the perfect work from home career is the first step.

If you are serious about working from home,  don’t forget to check out my post, How To Get Hired For A Remote Job (five essential things to keep in mind).


Best of luck!

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