With a low barrier to entry for the data entry positions, the level of flexibility these jobs provide, and the nature of the task, it becomes necessary to be aware and completely understand the reason to take up these jobs. There are of course, quite a few reasons you would want to consider data entry jobs. A few strong reasons are:
- A mother looking for part-time jobs that does not involve a steep learning curve.
- A full-time employee looking for a side project that can generate extra income.
- A low skilled person seeking multiple opportunities to generate income.
Given the rapid pace of technological advancements, many of these jobs are getting automated such as record transfers across databases. However, there are still jobs such as data classification, data labeling and transcription that require human efforts.
A few basic skills that can give you a head-start (and a better pay 😉) in data entry jobs are:
- Exceptional organizational skills
- Fast typing speed
- Word processor skills
- Microsoft Excel skills
- Communication Skills
If you are interested in remote jobs in other areas, too, then do check out our other lists of the best remote jobs. We've carefully put together lists for remote design jobs, virtual assistant jobs, marketing jobs, etc. You can find them all here.
We've also done a very comprehensive review of the best job sites for remote work to help you with your job search. Do check it out and give us your feedback.
Without further ado, let’s delve into the list of 11 job sites and find your next remote data entry gig.
With ❤️ from the Remote Tools Team!