For those who master more than one language, translation is a good job from the start option. You can translate documents, books, emails or any number of other texts from one language to another. Depending on the job, this type of online work can be quite fast, or in the case of a book, it can last several months or more. For the most part, translation does not require any special experience, but a good understanding of multiple languages.
One of the best jobs online payment is transcription. This involves converting speech to written or electronic documents. You may be asked to transcribe legal, medical, meeting or other audio files to electronic files. In some cases, you may be asked to have a background in the subject in order to transcribe the speech.