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FAQs About Digital Nomad Jobs
What Is a Digital Nomad Job?
A digital nomad job is a type of work that allows an individual to live and work remotely, typically using digital tools and technologies. Digital nomads are often freelancers, entrepreneurs, or remote employees who use the internet to perform their job duties and communicate with clients or coworkers.
What Is the Most Common Digital Nomad Job?
The best digital nomad job for you will depend on your skills, interests, and financial goals. A short list of the most common digital nomad jobs is as follows:
- Web and app development
- Writing and content creation
- Digital marketing
- Graphic design
- Project management
- Virtual assistance
How Do I Get a Job as a Digital Nomad?
Getting a job as a digital nomad requires effort and preparation. Here's a short list of steps to help you:
- Identify skills and interests
- Build a portfolio
- Network and connect with others
- Apply for remote job opportunities
- Market yourself effectively
- Be prepared to work hard
Becoming a successful digital nomad takes patience and persistence, but with hard work and determination, you can turn your dream into a reality. Use our digital nomad app to find your dream job or colleagues who can share their valuable experiences.
How Do I Start a Digital Nomad Career?
Starting a digital nomad career allows you to break free from traditional work constraints and explore the world while pursuing your passions. To get started, you need to identify your skills and interests and align them with a field of work that you are passionate about. Building a strong online portfolio and connecting with others in your desired field will help you market yourself effectively and find potential clients or employers. Utilizing remote job opportunities or offering your services as a freelancer through platforms like Upwork or Fiverr can also help you get started on this adventurous journey.
How Do Digital Nomads Make Money?
Digital nomads make money in such common ways:
- Freelancing: Offering services such as writing, graphic design, or web development to clients worldwide through platforms like Upwork, Fiverr, or Freelancer.
- Remote work: Working for a company as a remote employee, either as a full-time employee or as a contractor. You can find such positions on our page.
- Entrepreneurship: Starting an online business or selling products through e-commerce platforms such as Amazon or Etsy.
- Digital products: Creating and selling digital products such as e-books, courses, or software.
- Affiliate marketing: Promoting products or services and earning a commission on sales made through your unique affiliate link.
- You can also be an investor or just earn passive income.
The exact methods and sources of income will vary from person to person, depending on their skills, interests, and the type of work they choose to do as a digital nomad.
How Much Does a Digital Nomad Get Paid?
This varies greatly and depends on qualifications, experience, and type of work. Some digital nomads earn a full-time income from their remote work, while others supplement their income with multiple income streams.
The global hourly freelancing wage increased significantly from $21 in 2020 to $28 in 2022, according to the Payoneer global freelancer income report for 2022. A digital entrepreneur or business owner may earn a much higher income, but this will depend on the success of their business.
You can learn much more about this in our article about Digital Nomad Salaries in 2023.
Does This Job Board Only Post Fully Remote Jobs (Work-from-Anywhere Jobs)?
The Citizen Remote job board only features jobs that are 100% WFA. All of the jobs on Citizen Remote won't require you to be in a specific country or timezone, making them truly Work From Anywhere!
Does Citizen Remote Help with Starting My Remote Career as a Digital Nomad?
While Citizen Remote doesn't directly assist you in finding a career, we've compiled a list of 100% remote working jobs that are location independent. Meaning you will be able to move anywhere in the world whenever you'd like when you get hired through a company on our Job Board. Beyond your career, Citizen Remote has built out many other tools to assist you in your remote lifestyle.