How much you make from your remote job can vary based on the hours you work, and your education and experience. But three of the highest paying remote jobs are that of psychiatrists, data scientists and software engineers.
Many people are turning to remote jobs now, and not just the common ones of ESL teaching, writing, or customer service. Thanks to advancements in technology, many jobs can be done online. All three jobs below do generally pay more than $100,000 per year. An online psychiatrist can make just as much as an in-person one, making around $200,000 per year. Of course, you need a degree, and a licence to practice psychiatry, but if you have those you can easily move to remote work through services like and . A data scientist can make around $120,000 per year. Generally, an advanced degree in math, statistics, or computer sciences is needed as you will be analyzing large sets of data an using different computer programs with different companies. A software engineer can make around $110,000 per year. You’ll need a B.A or B.Sc in computer science, information systems, math, or engineering, and need to have a basic understanding of software and programming languages such as Java or Python.