One of the most common myths about remote jobs is that they’re all low-level or low-paying. The reality, though, is that there are many professional-level, high-paying, high-quality remote jobs. Flexjobs highlights 15 of those remote jobs with salaries of $100,000 or more, hiring now.
Are you considering a new job? You’re not alone—it’s a great time to make a change. With wages, salaries, and benefits rising at the fastest rate in a decade, many workers are leveraging the tight labor market to explore new job opportunities. In fact, according to a new survey, most workers making more than $100,000 are planning to quit their jobs within a year.
The number of people who have quit a job due to lack of flexibility has also doubled from 17% in 2014 to 34% in 2018. Given this environment, FlexJobs has identified 15 remote jobs with annual salaries of $100,000 or more to help job seekers explore the variety of six-figure remote positions available in today’s professional job market.
15 Remote Jobs with Salaries of $100,000 or More
Each of the 15 jobs listed, ordered by highest-paying, meets the following criteria:
- The job is a full-time position.
- The job offers remote work options.
- The job is professional-level, requiring advanced experience and education.
- The job pays at least $100,000 annually, according to the actual job posting from the company.
- The job was actively listed in the FlexJobs database as of November 12, 2018.
1. State Health Associate Commissioner
Salary listed: $160,000
Related work-from-home job titles: Public Health District Director
2. Business Development Director
Related work-from-home job titles: Director of Business Development; Business Development Manager; Associate Director – Business Development
3. Mobile Lead
Related work-from-home job titles: Mobile Developer; Mobile Engineer; Mobile App Developer
4. Technical Lead – Android or iOS
Salary listed: $140,000–$200,000
Related work-from-home job titles: Android Engineer; Android Application Development Advisor; Senior Android Engineer
5. Curriculum Lead
Salary listed: $130,000–$150,000
Related work-from-home job titles: Curriculum Development Specialist; Managing Editor – Mathematics Grades K-8; Director – Product Marketing, K-12 Literacy
6. User Researcher
Related work-from-home job titles: User Experience (UX) Researcher; Qualitative User Experience Researcher; Senior User Experience Researcher
7. Deputy CIO for Information Security and Operations
Salary listed:up to $125,000
Related work-from-home job titles: Senior Information Security Engineer; Lead Information Security Engineer; Information Systems Security Officer; Director of Security and Data Privacy
8. Venture Fund Senior Tax Accountant
Salary listed: $120,000–$200,000
Related work-from-home job titles: Director of Business Tax Audit; Senior Tax Accountant; Certified Public Accountant – Trader Tax Compliance
9. Lead Data Engineer
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