Since the coronavirus pandemic, remote work, known around the world as home Officegrew in the country at the same pace as in the rest of the world. For this reason, more and more Argentines see digital platforms working model which is gaining momentum and leading the market.
In this context, the job offer no longer requires a specific geographic location, and since these platforms tend to be foreign, they have a special plus: pay in US dollars.
In fact, the applications represent a great opportunity for Argentines not only to find remote work abroad, but also get paid in US currencyan inevitable temptation in a country with high inflation.
Three remote work apps that pay in dollars
Upwork is an American freelance platform based in Santa Clara and San Francisco, California. It was founded in 2013 but changed its name in 2015.
They are currently the benchmark in Germany and have maintained this performance for the past 15 years. In addition, it brings together international talent and companies looking to improve their human resources through freelancing.
Those who want to be hired on Upwork must create a profile with their Summary and view thousands of search queries.
The annex also enables the applicant to formulate, from the outset, without attending a previous interviewa formal offer to your potential clients, giving a huge margin of originality, the basic requirement of these distant companies.
No matter what, if an employee decides to have a free profile, It can only be applied to a maximum of 15 offers per month.and the premium version can do it without restrictions.
They include clients of all sizes, from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies, and have users in over 180 countries.
Pay on Upwork depends on experience. On average you can earn from 5 to 30 dollars per hour and it is credited through various channels: a transfer to a local bank or the use of third-party services such as Payoneer and PayPal.
As for commissions, there is a phased system. For example, if someone generates between $500 and $10,000, the tool charges a fee of 10%. If this indicator is exceeded, it decreases to 5%. If less than 500, the commission will be 20%.
There is also an option Prea global language platform based in Ukraine and based in Barcelona, New York and Kyiv.
The Ukrainian unicorn already has 1,400 Argentinean tutors, of which 31% teach in different countries such as Spain, Italy, Brazil, the USA and Germany. According to application statistics, Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world.
In addition, 54% of Argentine students choose English, which, in turn, is the highest paying subject of all, for which you can pay up to $100.
The startup is present in 30 countries and brings together over 35,000 educators through its e-learning with the entire online language learning community.
The commission for each trial lesson with a new student is 100%. For all subsequent lessons, the tutor is charged a percentage of the hourly rate (from 18% to 33%). The rate depends on the total number of teaching hours that the tutor spent on the platform.
The more hours of classes spent on Preply, the lower the commission rate. The rate starts at 33% for new tutors, but after 20 hours of training drops to 28% and so on.
What the tutor earns goes to the account created in Preply, and later the funds can be withdrawn through Paypal or any other electronic payment platform.
Kirill Bigai, co-founder and CEO of Preply, explained that “the additional funds will allow us to strengthen our leadership in the industry by focusing on educating people.”
Similarly, the platform applies the idea of ”superpowers” as highlights the idea of human factors in educationpromoting the role of mentors and using AI as a teacher support tool.
Israeli origin, fiverr was founded in 2010. The company provides immediate connection of freelancers to offer services to clients around the world.
The name comes from the word “five” (“five” in English), since the services start at $5, but can go up to what the user considers.
The website’s transaction volume has grown by 600% since 2011. In addition, Fiverr.com has been one of the top 100 sites in the US and the top 200 sites in the world since the beginning of 2013.
Among its most popular services it offers the possibility to find artificial intelligence professionala tool that has grown all over the world in 2023.
Other in-demand services are programmers, web designers, WordPress designers, broadcasters and video editors, and logo designs. Focused on the freelance world, it is mainly looking for connect sellers and buyers of digital services.
At a minimum, payments on Fiverr start at $5, but can go up to the amount the user deems. Funds can only be withdrawn once every 24 hours via PayPal, Fiverr income card, bank transfer, direct deposit and Payoneer account.