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Legitimate Data Entry Jobs From Home

Big-money promises signal a scam, but there are legitimate home data entry jobs.


These legitimate companies offer various types of data entry jobs. Some also offer office-based data entry work as well as data entry jobs from home. A few also have call center jobs. Most hire independent contractors for data entry. However, not all are necessarily hiring at this time.

Data entry jobs are frequently the bait in work-at-home scams, so check out all data entry opportunities carefully. Know how to recognize a data entry scam and do not pay for kits or software. And frankly, remember data entry doesn't pay a lot so anything that promises lots of money is probably a scam .

Find Out What (and How) Data Entry Jobs Pay

Online Data Entry Companies

The companies listed here have basic, entry-level data entry jobs. (To find out more about what these jobs entail, read more about online data entry jobs.) These are different from transcription jobs, another form of data entry, and from medical coding. Most transcription jobs usually require a higher skill level than the typical data entry job. The transcription jobs listed on this page are entry level while the transcription jobs in this link require more experience. Likewise, medical coding jobs require more education and experience than the data entry jobs listed here.

For even more home-based job options, see this list of work-at-home jobs at more than 200 companies.

AccuTran Global

Type of work: Transcription
Although this company offers a little bit higher-level transcription jobs than most others on this list, it does take beginners who score well on its tests. Pays per word. Hires in the U.S., U.K. and Canada.

Axion Data Services

Type of work: Data Entry
Data entry jobs at this company pay independent contractors on a per-piece basis. Accepts applications when it has jobs available.

Amazon's Mechanical Turk

Type of work: Micro jobs, online tasks

While the crowdsourcing division of the online retail company does not have traditional data entry jobs, it is worth mentioning because this online exchange for small tasks can be very similar to data entry work.

Capital Typing

Type of work: Data Entry, Transcription, Translation, Call Center
Outsourcing company based in South Carolina provides virtual office services. In addition to its transcription and data entry jobs from home, it offers online customer support, translation and secretarial services.

Call Center Jobs
Translation Jobs
Home Transcription Jobs
Medical Coding Jobs
Micro Job Sites

Clark Fork Communications

Type of work: Data Entry, Transcription
Though this company mostly hires legal and general transcriptionists, it does sometimes have more basic data entry jobs available.


Worldwide crowdsourcing company hires independent contractors for data entry as well as writing, translating, and researching. Work is done in very short tasks making this a micro job. Pays on a per piece basis. Registration and an assessment are necessary before "clickworkers" can begin accepting tasks for payments.

DionData Solutions

Type of work: Data Entry, Transcription
Hires typists with a minimum of 60 wpm and basic computer skills for data entry jobs from home. No fees.


Type of work: Data Entry, Database Management

Website that provides computer drivers and support info hires what it calls "database helpers" in the U.S. and Canada to populate and update databases of manufacturer and device drivers, so this takes some specialized computer knowledge.

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