Frequently Asked Questions

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General FAQs

How much work will be available to me?

Workers are added to projects based on expertise and performance on tasks called Qualifications. If you qualify for our long-running projects and demonstrate high-quality work, unlimited work will be available to you.

Other than pay, what are the benefits of the role?

Flexibility, the option to choose which projects you work on, and the freedom to work whenever and wherever you like! Read more here about how Data Annotation can enable your remote working dream.


How do I get paid?

It is very important that you provide the correct email address associated with your PayPal account. If you do not have a PayPal account, you will need to establish one with an email address that you use.

How much will I get paid?

Pay starts at $20/hour for writing and general AI training projects and $40/hour for coding projects. Bonuses are offered for high-quality and high-volume work.

Schedule requirements

Do I have to work the same amount of hours every week?

Nope! You can work as little or as much as you want every week.

How flexible is the work?

Very! You choose when to work, how much to work, and which projects you’d like to work on. Work is available 24/7/365.

The application process

How long does it take to apply?

We recommend you set aside 1 hour to complete the Starter Assessment, but the timing will vary according to each applicant’s expertise and work speed.

What skills do I need to apply?
  • We are looking for workers with a strong command of the English language, including spelling and grammar skills. Research, fact-checking and critical thinking and analysis skills are critical to be successful.
  • For coding projects, you will need to be proficient in at least one programming language (Python, JavaScript, HTML, C++, C# or SQL) and able to solve coding problems (think LeetCode, HackerRank, etc) and explain how your solution solves the problem.
Who is this opportunity for?
  • While no specific background experience is necessary, we're seeking individuals who have excellent writing and critical reasoning abilities, and who are detail-oriented, creative, and self-motivated. 
  • Applicants should have a reliable Internet connection and be fluent in English.

What you will work on

What does this work do?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a rapidly advancing technology that is transforming the world by automating tasks, optimizing processes, and revolutionizing industries such as healthcare, finance, and transportation. Through DataAnnotation, you will help train AI chatbots to contribute to the development of sophisticated AI programs.

How can I get a sense of the type of work available on the platform?

Our application process will give you the best understanding of the type of work available on our platform. There are a variety of projects on the platform: some will require you to interact with a chatbot, others will involve writing and editing, and still others are coding-based tasks.

Will work always be available?

There are thousands of active projects on the platform. High-quality performance will result in more projects being opened to you, and skilled workers will find unlimited work available on the platform every day.

What kind of data collection projects do you have?

Projects on the platform run the gamut: from survey-style work, to interacting with chatbots, to creative writing tasks, and much more. There are also projects that require subject expertise.

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Flexible and remote work from the comfort of your home.