AMAZON MECHANICAL TURK

Get Data Entry Jobs From Home With AMAZON MECHANICAL TURK
(In America In 2018)

By Michael Wong | December 5, 2018.

Amazon Mechanical Turk screenshot

3. Amazon Mechanical Turk (http://c1ick.me/amazonmechanicalturk):

  • Amazon Mechanical Turk is Amazon.com's online marketplace where companies can outsource data entry jobs from home type tasks to thousands of workers.
  • Get data entry jobs that pay up to $50 for tasks such as:
    • image/video processing: tag objects found in an image to improve search or advertising targeting
    • data verification and clean-up: remove duplicate content from business listings
    • information gathering: write content for websites
    • data processing: rate the accuracy of results for a search engine
  • A study of 2,676 workers, performing 3.8 million tasks, revealed some interesting results:
    • Workers earned a median hourly wage of only about $2 per hour
    • 4% earned more than $7.25 per hour - you might want to concentrate on the higher paying tasks
    • The average task pays more than $11 per hour, but there are a lot more lower paying tasks.
    • Source: A Data-Driven Analysis of Workers' Earnings on Amazon Mechanical Turk (http://c1ick.us/amazonturk-study)
  • Transfer earnings to your Amazon Payments account (and then transferred to your bank account), or Amazon gift card.
  • Use the Turkopticon browser toolbar to browse other workers' reviews of employers to avoid scammers and unfair employers.
  • Browser extension ratings:
    • Chrome: 4.21 (170+ reviews / 30,000+ users)
    • Firefox: 4.8 (10+ reviews / 1,500+ users)
  • Amazon.com, Inc., is a $800 billion publicly traded company (http://c1ick.us/amazon-ndq).
  • Employees: 10,001+ (est. 1994) (http://c1ick.us/amazon-lkd)
  • BBB accredited rating: B+ (http://c1ick.us/amazon-bbb)
  • Minimum age: 18+
  • Countries: USA, India, worldwide.
  • Free to join: Yes

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