The COVID-19 pandemic has left offices empty, and the global economic crisis has left many people without jobs. Those who have kept their jobs are mostly working remotely, and some companies are now hiring for remote roles.
One website dedicated to finding remote jobs, FlexJobs, has released data showing the highest-paying vacant remote positions, based on the 5,904 companies in its database.
Nearly all remote jobs require you to be in a certain city, state, or country because of tax, legal, and licensing issues, according to FlexJobs. We’ve listed the ones with location restrictions. We also looked at the truly remote jobs — they can be done from anywhere in the world — so you can decide.
The full list is below — we’ve ranked them by salaries and sector. Graphic design, interactive design, and web design are the fields with the most noticeable number of vacancies. Below, you’ll find details on the role and company, the job description, and the salary.
Jobs that require you to be based in a certain state, working from home
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Jobs you can do from anywhere
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