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This story originally appeared on FlexJobs.com.
When you think of work-from-home jobs, you might think that they don't pay the same pay as their colleagues in the office. Not only is that's not true, there are plenty of jobs you can do from home that pay off well.
Below is a list of 10 work-from-home jobs priced at $ 25 an hour (or more) and the average hourly rate based on information from PayScale. While this list doesn't include every job that pays $ 25 an hour, it does include links to remote jobs currently available on FlexJobs!
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1. Medical writer
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Average hourly wage: $ 41.40
Medical writers create manuals, training documents, patient education materials, and other documents. You can work at pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, medical device companies, or other healthcare companies.
2. Technical writer
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Average hourly wage: $ 25.01
Technical writers translate complex technical information into user-friendly and easily understandable documents. You primarily create user manuals, but you can also create guides or white papers, magazine articles, and other types of supporting documentation.
3. Speech pathologist
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Average hourly wage: $ 39.04
Although they work primarily with children, speech pathologists can also work with adults to help overcome language and language processing difficulties. Because speech difficulties range from mild to severe, speech pathologists need to create individual treatment plans and strategies for each patient.
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Average hourly wage: $ 30.55
Auditors don't just prepare tax returns. They also help clients review their financial information, prepare tax and financial documents, and find out about changes in tax laws or government regulations. Accountants can also conduct audits and suggest ways to improve bookkeeping and records.
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Average hourly wage: $ 29.95
Most registered nurses work for hospitals or medical clinics, although they can work for outpatient facilities, private practices, or rehab facilities. Their main roles are patient care and include administering medication, monitoring patient recovery, and educating patients and families.
6. Software developer
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Average hourly wage: $ 28.24
Software developers create the applications that computers, phones, and other devices run on. You can develop custom programs or programs that are built into an existing system. Many software developers are familiar with several programming and database languages. This common home-based job is often more than $ 25 an hour.
7. Project manager
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Average hourly wage: $ 25.80
Project managers define milestones, goals and schedules for projects. The project manager is also responsible for coordinating everyone on the project to ensure that they achieve their goals and keep the project on time. Project managers also manage the project budget to ensure there are no cost overruns.
8. Business consultant
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Average hourly wage: $ 34.42
Business consultants help companies find more effective business methods. You can suggest improvements that streamline billing and collections processes to increase cash flow, or suggest process improvements to improve overall business efficiency.
9. Software developer
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Average hourly wage: $ 35.44
Software developers differ from software developers in that the engineer determines how the software works. You define what the program should do and how it should work. Software developers work with other programmers and coders to ensure that all parts of the program work together.
10. Senior Recruiter
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Average hourly wage: $ 30.40
Senior recruiters work with their team to ensure that the company's hiring needs are met. They develop strategic approaches to attract the best talent to their talent pool and help the company figure out what salaries and perks to offer.
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