Searching for a work from home job but live in California? Then you know the difficulty of finding the perfect job but then finding out the company doesn’t hire remote workers who live in California. It can be so frustrating and feel impossible at times. Which is why this master list is important to be shared! It contains all of the companies I currently know of that hire California residents to work remotely or from their home.
Why Don’t Many Companies Hire California Residents?
So why is there even an issue to begin with?
There could be a a number of reasons why companies choose not to hire virtual based agents out of California.
Tough Labor Laws: Working as Independent Contractor can sometimes get into a grey area that can cause some legal issue that are risky. California has some pretty tough laws.
High Minimum Wage: States with high minimum wage laws, California is currently higher than average at 10/hour, are often passed over if the minimum wage is higher than the rate they want to pay.
Cost to Register: Companies must register in the states they have a business presence. Therefore, some companies may pick and choose which states they choose to register in. California may be more expensive than others.
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Master List of Companies Who Hire Remotely in California
The following list is bound to change as I learn of new companies. I will be adding and taking away as the information changes. I will do my best to post at the top of this article when I last updated the post.
If you know of a company I can add to this list, who hire California residents to work from home, please leave me a comment or message me. Thank you!
Abacuscc.org – Credit Counseling – Jobs are listed on Indeed
ACD Direct – Call Center, Independent Contractor, IBO
Adventmed – Jobs have been listed on Indeed
Aetna – Many work from home positions in the medical field.
Applecare – Customer Care – Employee
Apptical – Call Center
Arise – Call Center, Independent Contractor, IBO
ETS – Test Scoring
Fancy Hands – Virtual Assisting
Firegang Dental Marketing
Foodler – Visit Indeed.com and search “foodler” to find openings under their Remote Customer Service Rep position. They only hire in AZ, CA,CT, GA, IL, MA, ME, MO, NC, NY, OR, TX and VA.
Grindstone – Telemarketing
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Varsity Tutors – Education