Do you only have a smartphone but would like to work from home? If so you are not alone because there are a lot of people who only have a tablet, iPad, Android, or iPhone and wonder if they can also work from home without a desktop or laptop. The good news is that there are a few legitimate companies that actually have current openings for those candidates with only a smartphone, cell phone, or tablet.
Which ones are they?
How much do these jobs pay?
The answers to these questions and more will be provided below.
Before you apply, please keep in mind that some of the companies will require you to have a specific phone to be compatible with their software or to run the latest software. With that being said, there is really no need for you to go out and purchase a new phone (unless you already planned to do so). You can simply apply to other work-at-home jobs that are shown on this list.
Here are a few work-at-home jobs that you can do using your smartphone or tablet.
This company has several non-phone work-at-home jobs in various parts of the world including the United States. One of the positions they currently hire for is a Data Collection Crowdworker. The tasks are simple and can be done at your convenience from your iPhone. You can apply online if you are interested.
Dress.li is looking for a personal shopper and stylist to work from home recommending outfits from the looks that you create and share on social media and also by recommending products to clients through their live messaging app. You can also work as an online stylist for top brands and retailers through their partners. Compensation is based on performance. The stylist will earn sales commissions from any purchases.
This company also has work-at-home jobs that you can do from your smartphone as a Social Media Internet Assessor where you will evaluate and improve online search results to improve the quality and content. This particular job description requires you to use your computer and smartphone. Android or iPhones are acceptable.
You can read more about working for Lionbridge and the other work-at-home opportunities they have available here.
This company hires mystery shoppers to work from home helping them collect pricing data from different areas over the phone. This position also requires you to have a computer along with an iPhone or iPad. Part-time work up to 30 hours per week.
Humanatic now has a mobile app that will allow you to review calls from either your smartphone or tablet. It is available on iTunes and Google Play. Use this company and app for extra cash only not full-time income.
VOIQ will pay you to make calls from your smartphone as a call agent. You can work your own hours and select the campaign of your choice. You will read from a script asking them the questions that are displayed, select the answer below on the app and thank them for the call. After you are finished, you will get paid. This app is available on Apple Store and Google Play. Agents make $0.30 per minute of active call time.
Call Center QA is always looking for telephone mystery shoppers to make calls from their cell phones evaluating various businesses across the US. No experience is needed. Pays $5 per call. Fast payout via PayPal. Easy work.
Clickworker is a crowd-sourcing company that will allow remote workers to work on small tasks in translating, data categorization, writing, and proofreading any time of the day or night. It is open worldwide and pays weekly.
You can read more about the UHRS tasks at Clickworker here and also read about some of the tasks that people work on at Clickworker on their smartphones at
This company also has simple gigs you can complete from your smartphone. Please read this full review about Amazon Mturk and how it works.
Make money visiting stores and completing simple tasks in your neighborhood. Available on iTunes and Google Play.
Make money as a mystery shopper from your smartphone. Please use code QQPD when you sign up for extra points. Available for Android and iPhone users.
Download the Field Agent app and start making money doing an item or price check, taking photos of what’s on the shelf, and more. Available on Google Play and the App store.
More smartphone apps that pay on the Smartphone App page at Workersonboard.com.
Mick Jones · November 16, 2015 at 10:43 am
very good site for smartphone accessible jobs. Kudos!!
aw1219 · December 9, 2015 at 2:28 pm
Thank you for reading. I just added another company today that will help you to earn money from your smartphone.
Andre · November 9, 2016 at 6:19 am
Thank you for sharing good job list. Above jobs are good for students, teens and kids who love smartphone. I appreciate it. Thank you.
Jacinda · March 10, 2017 at 10:16 pm
Which one pays the most ?
Bill Jack · March 21, 2017 at 12:24 pm
Great list. Working at home has become a very easy task nowadays with the help of so many technology tools. I’d like to introduce my time & task management app here- proofhub. Its a great app for keeping remote teams, freelancers & clients together.
QueeNia · March 4, 2018 at 3:56 pm
Dressli link is not working
aw1219 · March 8, 2018 at 5:37 pm
Thank you for letting me know.
Danika Carey · May 13, 2018 at 10:06 pm
This I just what I needed…. I don’t have a computer yet.
Looking to start on few of these this week.
Thank yuh for the research
aw1219 · May 18, 2018 at 12:14 am
I will write more posts like this one as more and more of these jobs become available. Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving a comment.