Math Tutor: Here’s how to turn your math skills into some cash. If you did well in school and were often the ‘go to’ person for math among your peers, this could be for you. You might have read about the different online tutoring services such as tutor.com and the ease with which someone can make additional income from the comfort of their home. Tutors can make between $20 to $40 an hour working online or in person. Working just 10 hours, math tutors could make $200 to $400 per week or almost $2,000 per month. Even if you have a stable full-time job, you can make the most of your free time doing something you enjoy and make money doing it.
Who does this? This gig fits for people who can commit a few hours a day to tutor students in math. Best for people who did very well in math while in school, still enjoy working with numbers and enjoy teaching others.
How to start? Tips include; creating a profile on multiple online tutoring platforms such as tutor.com and looking for tutoring jobs in your area on websites such as Indeed or craigslist.
How Much Work? This varies based on the time you have available. By using an online service provider, you get paid by them and do not have to worry about scheduling and collecting payments. You simply log your hours and get paid for your service. You can also tutor people in person and make even more cash. This would likely take more time as you need to factor in travel but you might make more per hour.
The Numbers. Tutors usually make $20 to $40 online and in some cases, even more. All you need is access to a computer with a good internet connection if tutoring online. You may need to account for the cost of travel and materials if tutoring in person. Working just 10 hours, tutors could make $200 to $400 per week or almost $2,000 per month. That is over $20,000 more income each year!
Is it worth it? People like it because it doesn’t feel like work and they find it satisfying to provide people with the tools they need to succeed.