- Online Research Study Participant at Respondent
- $21 average earnings per hour
- Published July 28, 2020 by Niall Doherty
How does Renee make money online?
Renee doesn’t really exist. She’s our avatar to represent a typical person participating in online research studies on a site called Respondent.
Respondent.io is a website that helps companies like Allstate and eBay perform market research studies. It does this by connecting such companies with verified “respondents” – like Renee – who apply to participate in the studies.
Respondents are paid for each study they complete, sometimes as much as $500. (Don’t get your hopes up – this is rare!)
The majority of the studies are performed online or via phone (i.e. remote), while some require you to meet with a researcher (i.e. in-person).
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How much money does Renee make?
As per our in-depth review of Respondent, Renee can expect to earn about $21 per hour applying for and participating in research studies on Respondent.
However, as Respondent has become more popular, it has gotten harder to qualify for studies. So you shouldn’t consider this a reliable or consistent way to earn money online.
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What’s Renee’s background?
Renee wouldn’t need any special skills to earn money participating in research studies on Respondent.
She’d just need to be selective and apply for studies she’s well suited for. That way, she’s more likely to get selected.
As you can see from the following examples, the studies are quite varied and if you look long enough you’re likely to find something suitable for you.
How did Renee get started?
She would have signed up to Respondent here, set up her profile, and started applying for studies.
What type of online business does Renee have?
Other ways to make money online
There are many other ways to make money online, to work from home or anywhere in the world.