Four Freelance Jobs That Pay Six Figures

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Six figure salaries may seem hard to come by, but there’s plenty of opportunities outside of the standard 9-5 that can rake in the bucks. Here are some freelance jobs that pay $100k or more annually.  

Taskrabbit Tasker 

This app connects people with specific skills to carry out odd jobs or tasks for the client. The most lucrative involves working on furniture or helping people move, according to  

Grant writer 

If you have a way with words and are fluent in finance, grant writing can help you earn big bucks. Experts suggest finding a coach to determine your rates, and to be patient when waiting for financial success. It’s the kind of job that requires consistency and trust.  

Virtual Therapist/Nurse 

Thanks to breakthrough technologies such as telehealth, working in the healthcare industry allows you to access clients across the country. Professionals in the field suggest being on-call. 

Instructional Designer 

This position creates materials for virtual learning. This includes computer-based training modules, learning activities, assignments and other course content.  

Read more about freelance jobs that pay six figures on  

CNBC interviews millennials who ditched their 9-5 for freelance gigs that pay six figures.


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