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Do you want a part-time job that will not affect your education and you are looking for the best work from home jobs for students? Don’t worry as you are in the right company.

Many people love going to college but nobody talks about all the downtime you face when you are not able to have enough money to take care of something in school.

In this article, you will learn the best work from home jobs for students like you. After reading this article, you will find a part-time job that you’re passionate about which will help keep some extra cash in your pocket.

1. Social media manager: 

Being a social media manager requires one to be a Public Relations personnel for a brand or organization. The work of a social media manager is to make daily posts on the client’s social media handles, especially Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. 

In addition, the person would reply to inquiries made by visitors to the social media page on behalf of the brand. So if you are a social media savvy person, this could be one of the best work from home jobs for students like you.

The pay is solely based on the individual’s bargaining power, you may earn $1,000-$10,000 per month depending on how many clients you have and also on the volume of work involved.

There are a lot of Social Media schedulers out there that can make it easier for you to only work a couple of hours, while you sit back and collect your paycheck and also focus on your schoolwork.

2. Graphic Designer

Becoming a graphic designer is also one of the best work from home jobs for students. 

If you have the knowledge and experience of designing in Adobe Creative Suite/Adobe Creative Cloud – including InDesign, Illustrator, or Photoshop, then becoming a graphic designer is the best-work-from-home job for students like you.

Anyone looking to be a graphics designer should know about color combinations, nice font selections, and object arrangements on a frame.

If you have the passion but don’t have the knowledge of graphic designing, you can learn it within a short period of time and this will allow you to make money sooner before you graduate.

Depending on your experience and how well you can design, you can charge $25-$300 per hour. The way to attract customers is to make very catchy designs as it befits the clients’ needs. 

3. Start a blog

Blogging is another online job for students to earn a part-time income from home, and if you have a great passion for it, it can bring in passive income for you.

When I was in school, I had this friend that started natural hair blog where she writes about hair care tips and other related topics.

Because she was passionate about natural hair, it became her best work from home job as a student. By the end of that month, she had more than 500 readers on her blog.

It was amazing when the result started coming in, she advertised on her site, for which she got commissions on the sale and also revenue from ads placed on her blog. Right now she makes about $25k to $30k per month on her blog.

So if you have any niche you are so much passionate about and want to teach people, you can create a blog and start making money from it.

And if you are like my college friend who is passionate about natural hair, here is a step-by-step guide on how to create and set up your own natural hair blog and start making money.

4. Become a web Designer

Once you have gotten the experience of setting up a website through your blog, one of the best work from home jobs for students like you is becoming a web designer.

You could be a front-end developer like me, I’m a self-taught web designer aka I Google everything. This basically means I buy a theme like this website template and I customize everything to my liking through the help of google.

I knew nothing when I started my blog and you don’t have to. All premium themes come with backend developer support that will help you with the complicated backend stuff,  so you won’t need to learn that (I still don’t know it).

After learning how to create my blog through Google, I became really good at it. I charged about $700 for doing a friend’s website, and now any other website I create will be $1,000 or more.

5. Start a Youtube Channel

Do you like to make videos? Do you have fun while editing your social media videos? Then starting a YouTube channel is one of the best work from home jobs for students like you.

It’s free to create a YouTube channel and it doesn’t take long for your channel to be monetized, which depends on how many views and watch time your YouTube channel has.

If making videos is something you are passionate about and enjoy doing, you could make an excellent income as a video creator by starting your own Youtube Channel.

6. Create an Online Store with Drop Shipping

Another way to earn money as a student at home is by creating an online store with drop shipping.

Dropshipping is a company (like Printify, Printmint, etc) that can produce, package, and ship third-party products for you without you ever seeing the item.

This means that when you make a sale, the product is shipped directly to your customer from the dropshipping company that produced the product and they package it as if the product is coming from you to your customers.

This is actually one of the best work from home jobs for students like you who wants to be involved in buying and selling at the comfort of their home.

You can start by creating an online store on Etsy, Amazon, or Shopify. You then create a profile with your desired dropping shipping company, make designs and choose the product you want to sell.

After that, you can then add listings of your products and start receiving orders. The profit you will make is the difference between what you charge your customers and how much the drop shipping company will charge you to create, package, and ship your products.

7. Get Paid from Online Surveys

Have you heard of online surveys before? do you know you can earn money as a student by just sharing your opinion on a product survey to help brands deliver better products and services?

You can start by signing up with websites like Survey Junkie,  Swagbucks, or PrizeRebel to see a list of companies looking for people to survey their products and services.

This is actually one of the best work from home jobs for students who are good at expressing how they actually feel about the product and services they use.

Pro Tip: You have to create a different email account for your online survey job because you will get a lot of survey proposals on your email when you sign up with the above-mentioned websites.

8. Transcribe

If you are good at typing fast, then becoming a transcriber is the best work from home job for students like you.

All you need to do to get paid as a transcriber is to turn what you hear in video or audio recordings to text by typing exactly how it was said, that’s what a transcriber does.

As a transcriber, you can earn nothing less than $7 to $21 per hour with companies hiring for transcribing or earning even more when you build your own business.

9. Become a Proofreader

If you are the type of student that easily catches errors when reading? Or do you feel some type of way when you see grammar mistakes? then becoming a proofreader could be one of the best work from home jobs for students like you.

Proofreaders are highly in demand! I know this because I use one myself. Caitlin Pyle said she made a whopping $43,000 a year as a part-time proofreader in college.

So as a beginner, you can earn nothing less than $50 per hour proofreading.

10. Freelance Writer

If you are afraid of starting a blog because of some complicated technical knowledge associated with maintaining a blog, but you are very passionate about writing, you should consider becoming a Freelance Writer which is part of the best work from home jobs for students like you.

All you need to do is to get paid writing articles for blogs and website owners.

You can make a huge amount of money as a Freelance Writer, I know because I have seen the interview of Holly Johnson who makes OVER $200,000 a year as a Freelance Writer.

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