Best 50 Online Jobs for Teens – Work from Home (18 and Under)

Did you know there are many online jobs for teens? Having your teen constantly asking you for money to spend can become tricky in this economy. It helps if teens have a job from which they can make their own spending money and learn work ethics while at it.

Even though it can be difficult for teens to find online jobs, and adults seem to have the upper hand, there are still some wonderful opportunities that they can take advantage of.

These online jobs for teens (under the age of 18) are available to work after school or in your free time. Teens can also work on weekends with these 9 best weekend jobs since the work schedule is not set.

If you are a teen looking to make some easy cash online, you can consider taking online surveys or even try one of these popular part-time jobs. 

Take Online Surveys for Money

Teens can make money easily by taking online surveys. Companies want to hear your opinion and get your feedback. These 8 legit survey panels accept teens at the age of 13 and up.

#1 – Toluna – This is a legitimate survey site for teens 13 and older to earn cash to answer survey questions. Go here to signup! 

#2 – SwagbucksRead Review – Teens aged 13 and up you can make money in a variety of ways. This include referring friends, searching the web, shopping for cash back, surveys and playing games. Go here to Join Swagbucks!

#3 – Survey Junkie  – Teens 13 years and older can take paid surveys anytime and anywhereJoin now!

#4 – Opinion Outpost – Teens 13 years old and older can sign up and earn by taking surveys.  You will earn points for each survey completed. Those points can convert into CASH, prizes, or gift cards. Go here to join Opinion Outpost!

#5 – Paid Viewpoint – Teens 13 years and older can sign up and complete short surveys! I recently cashed out over $400 via Paypal. Join Paid Viewpoint now!

#6 – Harris Poll is open to teens 13 years and older in the US & Canada. Join Harris Poll!

#7 – Global Test Market – Online Surveys for teens, age 14 years old and up. Join Global Test Market now.

#8 – Soapbox – Teens 13 and up can earn cash for surveys. Start here!

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Customer Service Job for Teens

#9- Uhaul – If you are 16 years old and over you have an opportunity to work with Uhaul as a Customer Service Representative. You do need to have a good quality USB headset and high-speed internet to apply and do this job. Basic pay starts at $7.50 to $8.50 an hour. You also get bonuses that can push your hourly pay up to about $14 – $15.

Music Review Jobs for Teens

#10 –  Slice the Pie – Teens 17 and older can earn money by listening to music. You will simply listen to music tracks and get paid between $0.05 and $0.20 per track. Payments are sent out Tuesdays and Fridays via PayPal. The minimum payment amount is $10. Sign up here!

#11MusicXray – Teens can listen to music, give their feedback and make some money. Payment can be anywhere from $0.05 to $0.20 for each song.

Website Testing Jobs

#12 –Enroll – If you are at least 15 years old, you can work on this website tutoring people online. You do not need to have any teaching experience. If there is a subject that you know you are good at, why not make money tutoring others.

Also, check out Best 12 Companies That Pay You To Test Websites from Home

Tutoring Jobs

#13 – SameSpeak – If your first language is English, you can apply as young as 16 years old. Teens earn $10 for every 30-minute tutoring session.

RELATED: 15 Legitimate Sites Offering Tutoring Work from Home Jobs

Babysitting Job for Teens

#14Babysitting –  This can be a great gig for teens under the age of 18 or stay-at-home moms. Sittercity and are two recommended sites to find people looking for babysitters. The average rate is around $15 to $20 per hour.

Sell Old School Books for Extra Cash

#15 – Bookscouter is a great site for getting rid of your old books for the most money by comparing offers from over 35 book vendors around the globe. You can also download their free app, available for iPhone and Android devices. This will enable you to snap photos of books’ barcodes, saving yourself the time of typing in ISBN numbers.

RELATED: Sell Your Books Books Online ( Get Paid for Books Reviews Too!)

Online Writing Jobs for Teens

If you enjoy writing, this is a great online jobs for teens. If you write well and can carry out some internet research then you can be considered for a freelance article writing position.  Some sites that accept teenagers include:

#16 – Hubpages – They accept teens under the age of 18 but parental consent is needed.  It is a revenue-sharing opportunity.

#17 – Helium – If you are 13 years old and above you can write articles and get paid to work for Helium.

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Micro Jobs for Teens

#18 –  Jingit – all you have to do to make money on this site is to watch online advertisements. You would need to be 13 years old and up to sign up. More money is up for grabs if you take short surveys, scan Walmart items and download their mobile app.

#19 –  Fiverr – On this market place you would sign up the various jobs or tasks that you are willing to do for not more than $5. Some of those include writing, doing some graphic design work and the like. You get your payment via PayPal, (Payoneer or bank transfer) after fees have been deducted, bringing your net amount to $3.80 for each task you complete.

#20 –  CrowdSource – On this site, teens complete a variety of tasks including data entry, writing, and translation among others.  The pay is not very high at around $-.10 for each task you complete.  If you have a writing assignment you can expect to earn anywhere between $0.02 and $0.035 per word.  The payment is made via PayPal.

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Make Money Play Games Online – Teens can play online games for cash.

Become A Paid Book Reviewer – If you enjoy reading, you can get paid to write book reviews.

Get Paid To Click Ads – Another simple way for teens to make money online is by clicking ads.

Miscellaneous Jobs for Teens

#21 – Qmee – you will need to install Qmee on your browser before you can make money off it. It will show some advertisements when you are online and you will get paid for each ad that shows. If you click an ad, you will have money deposited into your account with Qmee. Payment is made into PayPal regardless of the amount earned.

#22  Humanatic – This company offers you a chance to review calls for purposes of quality. You will listen to the call and then answer questions about it. The questions may include the level of friendliness by the agent and if the caller's issue was resolved. You choose your hours and when you make $10 you can have it paid out to your PayPal account.

#23 Ibotta – You get paid to do something you love – shop. If you are planning to go out shopping simply take a peek at the app, see the rewards on offer for specific products and then head out and make some cashback. If you are a new user, you earn $10 the moment you sign up. Your rewards can be cashed out in the form of gift cards, Venmo and PayPal.

#24 YouTube – If you love making videos then this may be the ideal channel for you. You will need to enable monetization and sign up with AdSense. Depending on the viewership your content gets you will be able to make good money.

#25 – If you have a speaking voice that is clear and are interested in voiceovers then you should consider this website. There is no age requirement for this site. Create a profile and upload a voice sample. You can expect to earn no less than $100 per job. There are various membership levels for voice talent, including a youth discount for a child and teen members.

#27  – Boostapal Ambassador Program – Teens 13 and up can earn by introducing new people to the website. You can make as much as $60 every week with referrals.

#28 – Upwork – You need to at least be 14 to sign up and create a profile detailing your skills. Simply bid for the jobs that fit your profile and you are confident you can do well. As you build your reputation you will be able to earn about $10 hourly.

#29 – Amazon TurkRead more– 14 is the golden age. Here you will find many small tasks that you can perform. The pay is low though but you can expect about $25 monthly if you are dedicated.

Teems Can Become A Proofreader

#30 – Proofreading and Editing  – If your grammar is great and you are a good Proofreader, this is the position for you. Some companies will allow you to do some proofreading and editing work even as a teen. Textmaster, Upwork, and Amazon Mturk are great places to look for beginner proofreading and editing jobs. Check Out Where To Find Proofreading and Editing Jobs Online.

Did you know there many online jobs for teens? These 30 sites allows teenagers (18 and under) to work from home and make money online, scam-free!

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  1. SkyAnna

    Hi, I commented a year ago, but from what I can tell, nobody ever messaged me. I’m sixteen (gonna be seventeen in a little over a month), and I am looking for a job. I don’t have paypal, but I do have American Express if anything uses that. And I still don’t have a phone. Are there any writing or music jobs I could have? I thank you very much if you took the time to read and answer back.

  2. Renee

    Hi, im Renee. Im 17, a soccer player, but i also work at Culvers. I want to find a job involving surveying stores and any type of retail or food store. I have backround in both. Anything online that i can just long into and get some extra “on the side” money would be nice. Idea?

  3. Alan Kalathingal

    Hi… Im 15 years old and im from India.. Im looking for a part time job…
    Im in interested in drawing and sketching… And also interested in typing

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Alan! Thanks for reaching out. Avanti Press and Oatmeal Studios are great sites to check out.

  4. Shornella

    hello Lashay I’m 17 and I want to make money and save it up for my collage class I need a job fast I learn very fast can you help me please

  5. Ichego

    Hi! I am 19 and a college student. I am an English major. Is there any job you can suggest? I really want to earn money to support my studies. Your response will be much appreciated.

  6. gianna fallon

    I am 15 and need an online job, I hate asking my parents for money whenever I want to go out. Please help me find a job!

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Gianna! Thanks for reaching out. What type of job are you looking for?

  7. Juliet

    Hi, I’m 15 and am interested in a job that requires me to write (preferably articles) and copy edit with a platform where I’ll have opportunities to work in spite of my age. Is there anywhere you recommend?

  8. Madi

    Hi im 16 and want to be a freelance writer/ blogger, but I have to be 18 on every site I find. Can you help me out?

  9. Elaina

    Hello, I am a 13 year old, I like to write even though my spelling and grammar is not very good, I am looking for something that will help me pay for some random items, mostly food though. I would like to try to find something that is free to use or only deducts a little from how ever much it pays me and I don’t know what kind of writing I would be doing on some of these sites but I’m up for mostly anything and I would not mind reviewing things. If you see this would you please tell me what you recommend.

  10. Recah Ligligon

    hi im 14 years old from the Philippines and i would like to look for a job that is applicable for me …. I somewhat need extra money and i cant figure out what is good for me … could you please help me maam Lashey??

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi! Thanks for reaching out. Since most sites require you to be at least 18 years old, I would suggest trying out a few survey sites. Now keep in mind you may need to have someone 18 or older to sign up for a Paypal account in order to receive payments.

  11. Tabitha

    Hi, my name is Tabitha and I’m from New Zealand. I’m 16 and looking for a job online so I can make my own money instead of leaching from my parents but it is kind of hard because I travel quite a bit. Does anyone have any recommendations?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Tabitha! Have you tried freelancing? It’s definitely a great way to make money whenever you want. What type of skills do you have?

  12. Sophie Dennise

    I’m 16. I live in the U.S and i need a new job. I want to quit my job because it’s too far from home. It costs too much to go to work. I need a job where I can work from home.

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Sophie! I completely understand. I would suggest trying out any of the options above to make extra cash. Are you looking to make a specific amount of money?

  13. Alaa

    Hello, I’m 16 years old but I live in Abu dhabi. is it possible for me to work Online as well??

  14. Nethania

    Im sorry but they doesnt work cuz im 13 and when im trying to sign up for something they ask me register code and i dont have one so m like where can i get one…

  15. Marcus S Smtih

    Hello Mrs.Lashay im 16 years old an I really need an good job.. PLEASE HELP!!!

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Marcus! How can I assist you? Are you interested in the options above?

  16. Virginia Nakitari

    Such a detailed list. It’s good to know that our children can start earning some money early on and learn to be responsible citizens.I like the fact that even adults can take surveys and work for sites like Thank you Lashay for this info. Your content is always uplifting.

  17. Mario Cavett

    Experienced Marketer here! I would like to compliment you on your website, and I would like to tell you to keep thinking out of the
    box you are unlike many black females that I know. You don’t want to be a working class prideful fool you want to be a Master of
    the work. I respect that! I’ve been making a living from home for the last 17 years, and I must say that this is great if you need some help just contact me or just a word of encouragement.

  18. Matthew Babcock

    Im 14 interested in music and editing, Also typing. Anything using a computer from home.

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Matthew! Have you checked out Slice the Pie and Musix Xray?

  19. Heather Williams

    Is UHAUL the only work at home phone job that hires teens? Does working solutions or any others hire at a young age??

    1. Lashay H.

      Yes as far as work from home phone jobs. Others will require you to be at least 18 years of age.

  20. Lyz

    Hey my name is Elisabeth Hall, i am looking for a job preferably in baking. I am an amazing baker. Thank you in advance

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Lyz! Unfortunately, I have not come across any work from home baking jobs. I’ll definitively keep you in the loop once I do.

  21. José Cimino

    Hi my name is José I’m 17 and I need to get and save some money my skills are that I learn fast, I speak 4 languages almost 5 which are English, Spanish, Italian and German I’m learning French as well, I’m good with technology most with apple products I know lot about that, I know about music I play the guitar and piano I’m also a Kind of DJ and I’m from Venezuela.

  22. ellie

    I’m 15, and need a job. I have musical experience. I need help finding a side job

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi, Ellie! Thanks for stopping by. I would suggest a few sites like WeLocalize ( Mac needed), Music Xray, and Slice the Pie. They pay members to listen and transcribe music.

  23. Lashay H.

    Did you need help finding something?

    1. Aaqib

      yes , I am in need of a work as like data entry or proof readind of my study fee and to pay other due

      1. Lashay H.

        Hi! I would recommend Transcribe Me and Smart Crowd for data entry work. If you are interested in proofreading, check out this company Proofreading Pal and Gramlee.

  24. Thurshini Chandran

    I’m 17,my question is I am from malaysia so is it possible for me to apply online job because i don’t know if this websites is for people from another country like me. Will be glad if you reply.

  25. Mille

    I’m 16 and I need to expand my abilities and skills as an individual. I’m a fast learner. I’m from Philippines, NCR.

    1. Ella

      Hi, I’m from Philippines too. Did you already find an online job applicable for us? Mind if you share it with me, I’m 17 and need a job to support my studies. Thank you by the way.

  26. Shannon21

    I live in the U.S Virgin Islands (a U.S territory) and I’d like to know if Pinecone Research under “Best Cash Paying Survey Companies You Must Join” will pay people who live here because some surveys don’t list the U.S VI and I really want to help my family.

  27. Ravyn Bridges

    I’m 16 and I need a job to support my family. We’re below poverty and it’s depressing me how bad of a time we’re having. I need a serious job, but I can’t drive, so online is my only option. Please help. Thank you

    1. Shannon21

      Same problem here, except I’m 15.

    2. Onyinyechi Ndubuisi

      I would say to get a transcription job, because those are helpful. is a good website! some other ones are: and If you want to know more, you can research transcription jobs, there are many choices for beginners.

  28. aris lopez

    Im 13 years old boy, and i want to know if is free making website about android stuffs. I know many things about android and i want to share to my website something useful. The money i earn the more the website will extend. So what is the best way to make website.

  29. Allenx360

    Hey you think you could make another list like this but updated wit some new jobs as well? Thanks

  30. Summer Jackson

    Hi, do you remember the name of the website were you listen to people talk and you type a word or something they say?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Summer! I’m almost sure you are referring to REV. Is it a transcription job?

      1. Summer Jackson

        Hey what do think about the United freedom team mailing postcards. Is this a scam also?

  31. Huda

    Hey , i dont have paypal acc , can i get my payment via google wallet.

  32. Taddy

    All of these I need paypal, but to have Paypal you need to be 18 or older. What do I do?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Taddy! Yes you will need a Paypal to receive payment. Which job were you interested in?

  33. Aslie Morales

    Hello Lashay! I’m searching for an online job that really could support me. Actually I’m interest in taking surveys but I don’t know which company or assosiation is really safe could you recommend me or try help me get a job, thanks God bless you

  34. Queenie Odili

    Hi Leshay I’m Queen a seventeen year old looking for a job anything really that pays well can you help me

  35. Srishti

    Hi lashay .. Can you give company names for the music 1? I found it quite interesting!!

  36. Justine

    Good morning Lashay, Im 16 years old and I am looking for job. Can I ask how to join or what site are giving those job?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Justine! If you click on the companies name above in blue it will lead you to their official site. You will then apply to the open position.

  37. Manny Lone

    Hi Lashay! I’m a 16 year old looking for a job that can fit around a school schedule. Do you have any suggestions?

  38. SkyAnna

    Hi Lashay, I’m 15 years old and I need a job so that I can earn money to get a piano and guitar strings. I really like music and want to start a YouTube channel and make music on it. But I also don’t want my mother to know about me earning money. I want it to be a surprise. She is out of work because of health issues and nobody where I live will hire a 15 year old. And also my father lives far away and is in jail so he can’t earn money for us. We have hardly any money and rarely get out of the apartment we live in and if we get money then we will be able to go out more. And also neither of us has a paypal account or a phone, Could you please help me out and give me suggestions that don’t need paypal? And also my real name is Skyler but I would rather be called SkyAnna or Sky.

  39. Lashay H.

    Hi Angel! Yes there are some online jobs like taking surveys, writing short music reviews, etc. However you must have a Paypal account. Do you have an adult (18 years or older) that could setup one for you?

  40. Lashay H.

    Hi Teresa! Thanks for getting in touch. Can you tell me about the type of skills she have? For most you jobs you must have some basic knowledge of using a computer.

  41. Britni

    Hi Lashay, I am 16 and currently have a part time job but can no longer work weekends so I’m looking for something I can do online! Any suggestions?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Britne! For you age there are several options like taking online surveys, chatting online, writing, etc. Keep in mind, most companies will pay via Paypal so you must have a legal guardian to set one up.

  42. BREE

    Hello Lashay, I am 15 years old and I really want a job I can do online when I get home from school (considering I can’t drive yet). I have tried to sign up for one of those survey sites and I didn’t enjoy it very much. I love writing and I am really good at proofreading and math, but my parents do not like nor trust PayPal… what do you think I should do?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Bree! Have you considered teaching math online? Paypal is very trusted site that I have personally dealt with for years. It’s one of the most common methods to receive payment especially if you’re a teen.

  43. Anonymous

    I love this article so much! This is amazing and so helpful!

  44. Anette

    Is it possible that if i work online then the money will go to my email and not credit card?

  45. Lashay H.

    Thanks John! I really appreciate your feedback 🙂

  46. Ariel

    Hello, I have a question about the paypal. Can I have an adult create it for me? I’m currently 15 turning 16 soon so I was just wondering about that.

    1. Lashay H.

      Yes absolutely! Just have someone over 18 create a Paypal account for you.

  47. Zvonko Koreni

    Um.. i’m 16 but i think i need a credit card for every job listed here. This means i can only do these jobs if i’m 18. Am i correct?

    1. Lashay H.

      Actually no, you will only need a Paypal account which can be setup by a legal guardian. Uhaul hires at 16 and no credit card is needed.

  48. monir

    I think Fiverr is the best option for women to work home base work. i am working right now typing

  49. killingtime0427 .

    Hello, I tried signing up for My Survey but it said I was too young. I’m 15 and you said 14 and over so..?

  50. joy julius

    hi i need a geometry tutor job but most of the sites i have checked all said i have to be 18 to register, do you know which websites to check?

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Joy! I’ll check around for you. How old are you?

  51. Eve

    Hey, so I would love to do some of these except most of them pay you through paypal and you need to be over 18 for that soooo what should I do?

  52. michelle johnson

    Hi shay, i really would love to work from home for a second income……i need a little help tho…….

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Michelle! Thanks for writing in. How can I help you?

  53. Jessy

    I lasha, I think your tips for getting a job is awesome . but I have a question, I am currently 14, and I don’t want to encounter with a scanner. I am signing up to get a Mysurvey.Com account and com across a question that ask me where I live. I don’t know if its secure to give it to them, and was wondering If you think its secure to give my address to the website ????

    1. Lashay H.

      Hi Jesse! Thanks for reaching out to me:-) is a legitimate survey site that’s been around for a while. If you are a little hesitant about submitting your info, I urge you to read their privacy policy which is disclosed at the bottom of their site. This is something you should always do before making a decision whether to join a survey company or not.

      1. Mya

        that what was concern about also. Lashay have you tried ? is this 100% trust worthy site

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