Top 10 Industries Offering Remote Freelancing Positions

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In a recent report, FlexJobs identified the best job opportunities for freelancers. An analysis of 5 months determined the best careers, companies, and industries currently hiring remote freelancers. 

Being a remote worker is not the same as being a digital nomad. You have more freedom to choose your schedule and how you want to work. As if you were your boss but still receive paychecks from different companies. If you´re interested in becoming a freelancer, check out the best industries with this type of position.

Best Industries For Remote Freelancers

The top 10 industries for freelancers are:

  1. Accounting and Finance
  2. Administrative
  3. Computer & IT
  4. HR & Recruiting
  5. Bookkeeping
  6. Customer Service
  7. Writing
  8. Virtual Admin
  9. Project Management
  10. Marketing

As Sara Sutton, Founder and CEO of FlexJobs, mentioned:

“As our latest research indicates, plenty of companies are turning to remote freelance talent and creating more opportunities than ever before for today´s job seekers.”

The top 10 freelance positions for 2022 so far are:

  1. Executive Assistant 
  2. Recruiter 
  3. Customer Service Representative 
  4. Accountant 
  5. Administrative Assistant 
  6. Bookkeeper 
  7. Graphic Designer 
  8. Copywriter 
  9. Social Media Manager 
  10. Project Manager

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