An online tutor is someone who is knowledgeable in a specific area and available to fulfill a tutoring opportunity via the internet (email or a program provided by the employer). In many cases, to be an online tutor, a teaching certificate or command of a specific language, and/or a bachelors degree is required (depending upon the area of expertise). Other necessities are a computer with a high-speed internet connection, good teaching skills, and a desire to help others. The following links provide further detail for the tutoring positions they offer.
Expected annual earnings of online tutors:
$10.00 – $14.00 per hour, depending upon status and other circumstances stated by employer.