18 of the Best Online Jobs for Teens

Finding a job and earning money are important life skills for teens. Roadblocks such as age limits, driver's licenses, and tedious interview processes previously kept many teens out of the market.

Yet the rise of online jobs has now removed many of those barriers. Wondering how to earn extra cash as a teenager? Here are 18 ways to get started.

Taking online surveys will not get you to a six-figure income, but it is some pretty easy money for work you can do in your spare time.

Taking Part in Online Surveys

A love of writing and solid grammar skills make freelance writing a great job for teens. It's free to start and offers flexible hours.

Freelance Writers

Someone with strong communication skills, a decent internet connection, and attention to detail would be an ideal candidate. Becoming a virtual assistant is another job opportunity that can potentially turn into full-time work.

Virtual Assistant

Teens do not need to have teaching experience to tutor other students. Some schools even offer peer tutoring within school hours because they find it beneficial for both students.

Online Tutor

For creative teens who have an eye for design, setting up a shop on Etsy can be a great source of extra income. Popular items include digital stickers, printables, wall art, planners, and more.

Sell on Etsy

Some of YouTube's most popular creators make millions each year. While making a fortune overnight is highly unlikely, generating a decent income is entirely within reach.

Start a YouTube Channel

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