Some jobs let you work from home.

And some let you work from home with lots of benefits and good pay.

But, then you have those rare work-from-home jobs that pay you thousands of dollars upfront as a sign-on bonus just for getting hired.

That's hard to beat!

Here are the work-from-home jobs you can get with upfront sign-on bonuses:

Table of Contents:

  1. Customer Service Representative at CVS – $1000 Sign-On Bonus
  2. Senior Service Advocate at CVS – $2000 Sign-On Bonus
  3. Customer Service Representative at Optum – $1500 Sign-On Bonus
  4. Technical/Customer Support & Sales Reps at Asurion – $3000 Sign-On Bonus
  5. Sales Development Rep at Empire Flippers – $5000 Sign-On Bonus
  6. Customer Service Associate at Prudential – $5,000 Sign-On Bonus
  7. Remote Customer Service Rep at Lincoln Financial $1700 Sign-On Bonus
  8. Outbound Sales Customer Care Specialist at Cigna – $2,000 Sign-On Bonus

1. Customer Service Representative at CVS – $1000 Sign-On Bonus

CVS Health is a healthcare company that owns CVS Pharmacy, CVS Caremark, and Aetna.

What you'll do:

“As a call center inbound representative you will be responsible for taking inbound Brokerage calls to provide application status, contract and appointment status.

In addition you will review commission inquires, data entry, processing of Medicare contracts, appointments and verification of certification for external producers/agents to be eligible to market Medicare plans. May supplement the background check review and documentation process as well.”

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be Bilingual (Spanish / Verbal )
  • Experience in a production environment.
  • Customer Service experiences in a transaction based environment such as a call center or retail location
  • Demonstrating ability to be empathetic and compassionate.
  • High School diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Excel
  • Proficiency with desktop software applications such as e-mail, Word.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Supports a positive team environment.

Compensation/Benefits:

You should make around $16 per hour with this position.

2. Senior Service Advocate at CVS – $2000 Sign-On Bonus

What you'll do:

  • Educates plan benefits, answers questions, and resolves issues based on outreach campaign calls.
  • Documents and tracks contacts with members.
  • Educates members on our self-service options
  • Follows campaign guidelines for exceptional service
  • Exceeds member expectations
  • Ensures that every caller is treated with respect, kindness and all questions are thoroughly answered
  • Respond to inquiries from our Medicare Advantage members
  • Conducts targeted outbound calls to diminish service disruption and educate members on new plans
  • Takes ownership and follows through on commitments
  • Create lasting relationships with our members
  • Work in a team environment to create world class service
  • Ability to navigate multiple systems
  • Acts as an advocate for our members

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to creatively solve members’ problems and have desire to help and advocate for them
  • Problem solving with demonstrated ownership qualities
  • Demonstrated empathy, compassion and listening skills
  • Window based application knowledge
  • High School Diploma or GED

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven leadership skills
  • Demonstrate ability to de-escalate situations
  • Effective communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to quickly learn new skills and apply them
  • Demonstrated skills to multitask and problem solve.
  • 3-5 year of relevant experience

Compensation/Benefits:

Based on Glassdoor estimates, this position should average between $17 and $20 per hour.

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3. Customer Service Representative at Optum – $1500 Sign-On Bonus

At Optum, a pharmacy benefit manager and care services group, you can get customer service jobs that allow you to do just that.

What you'll do:

  • Support the continuum of care for TRICARE Beneficiaries by scheduling a variety of medical services in accordance with customer availability, Military Treatment Facility (MTF) capabilities and contract guidelines.
  • Respond to a variety of inquiries and resolves issues with regard to TRICARE eligibility in a timely manner while maintaining sensitivity toward military culture.
  • Conduct customer contacts related to beneficiary support, referral follow-up, education and resource inquiries
  • Identify potential emergent concerns and follow contract specific protocol connect beneficiaries to the TRICARE NAL clinical team.
  • Maintain constant awareness of service level and queue status in order to meet contractual requirements.
  • Support the continuum of care related to Global Nurse Advice Line contacts

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • Customer service experience
  • United States Citizenship
  • Ability to obtain favorable adjudication following submission of Defense Health Agency eQuip Form SF86
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office programs such as Microsoft Excel (general spreadsheet navigation, data entry and sorting), Word (creating and editing word documents), and Outlook (email and calendar)
  • Experience working in the Healthcare Industry
  • Experience working with Medicaid or Medicare
  • Experience working in a call center environment
  • Prior military or TRICARE Beneficiary experience

Compensation/Benefits:

  • They don't mention the pay range for every state, but for Colorado it is $15-$22.02/hour and $15-$24.13/hour for Connecticut/Nevada.
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • A comprehensive benefits package
  • Incentive and recognition programs
  • Equity stock purchase
  • 401k contribution

Keep in mind that all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements.

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4. Technical/Customer Support & Sales Reps at Asurion – $3000 Sign-On Bonus

Asurion is a company that does insurance for smartphones, tablets, consumer electronics, appliances, satellite receivers and jewelry.

What you'll do

  • Troubleshoot technical issues for our customers personal devices; evaluate concerns and issues, identify and deploy solutions, and help customers with troubleshooting steps.
  • Learn details of protect home and other product offerings to sell to customers confidently and accurately.
  • Communicate company policies and procedures to customers.
  • Meet metrics for call measurements and sales goals; receive feedback/coaching/training from the management team including Trainers, Quality Analysts, etc.
  • Utilize call center technology to input, track, and report customer issues.
  • Navigate company software programs, use web-based search engines, and troubleshoot customer issues.
  • Escalate calls outside the scope to appropriate tier of customer service support.
  • Understand the latest bugs and solutions in newly released hardware and/or operating systems to provide exceptional, knowledgeable service.
  • Follows directives from Call Center Management (Coaches, Managers, etc.).
  • Ability to be highly motivated and self-sufficient.
  • Drive to improve performance and exceed goals to maximize earning potential.  

Requirements

Requirements and qualifications will vary depending on which variation of these jobs you apply for.

Some require experience and some don't.

Here are some things you can expect to be qualifications:

  • 6 months of sales experience required.
  • 1-year of customer service experience (call center preferred). 1 year either preferred or required depending on job.
  • Bilingual skills a plus
  • High school diploma or GED 
  • Patience and exceptional listening skills 
  • Ability to identify, understand and upsell new products and solutions based on customer needs 
  • Dedication to troubleshooting problems and finding a resolution 
  • Confidence in multitasking 
  • “Challenge accepted” attitude 

Here's what Empire Flippers says about experience:

“While no previous work experience is needed, experience in sales is a big plus. Any background in e-commerce or online business is also helpful. However, we are looking to train the right person, so if you don’t have that experience, don’t let it stop you from applying.”

Benefits/Compensation

  • $3,000 sign-on bonus ($1,000 paid each month of first 3 months)
  • $20-$31/hour
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Wellbeing programs
  • 401(k)
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Services
  • ID Theft Protection
  • Home and Auto Insurance Discounts
  • Pet Insurance
  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Daycare
  • Dental and Vision FSA (With Silver Option Only)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Accident Insurance
  • Critical Illness
  • Hospital Indemnity

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5. Sales Development Rep at Empire Flippers – $5000 Sign-On Bonus

Empire Flippers is a company with website brokers that deal with buying and selling sites.

What you'll do

  • Identify buyer and seller prospects
  • Outreach to early stage buyers who have indicated interest in our business. 75% of the role will be initiating and fostering these relationships
  • Communicate with and qualify warm buyer and seller leads before sending them to the next step (whether that’s reviewing listings or talking with one of our Business Advisors)
  • Call people who have unlocked businesses and guiding them to the next step in our sales funnel
  • Call and email business owners that have expressed interest in selling and help qualified owners take the next step in selling their business
  • Return emails to potential buyers and sellers who are looking at using our marketplace, but still have questions about our process
  • Work closely with our Business Advisors to set up our Buyer-Seller Conference Calls
  • Outreach to potential clients who have indicated interest in buying or selling an online business
  • Help develop a strategic outreach program to contact leads who are not already engaged with Empire Flippers
  • Communicate with sellers on our Marketplace to better understand their business and answer buyer’s questions
  • Support the Business Advisor team to improve our engagement and conversion on every stage of our deal flow
  • Book qualified leads to our Business Advisor team who will then focus on developing offers and negotiating purchase agreements

Requirements

  • Ability to develop rapport, negotiate, and influence others
  • Inside or outside sales experience (preferred)
  • Understand basic financial documents such as a Profit & Loss statement
  • Experience with a marketing and sales CRM such as Hubspot (preferred)

Here's what Empire Flippers says about experience:

“While no previous work experience is needed, experience in sales is a big plus. Any background in e-commerce or online business is also helpful. However, we are looking to train the right person, so if you don’t have that experience, don’t let it stop you from applying.”

Benefits/Compensation

  • “You will be paid $3,000 USD per month during the probation period. Following probation, you will be gradually introduced to our compensation plan. Within 12 months, you can expect to earn $50,000 – $60,000 USD per year depending on performance.”
  • Live and work anywhere in the world
  • Twice per year company meetups
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Fully paid Global Health Insurance plan so you are covered anywhere you go.
  • Annual stipend for ongoing professional development through education and training
  • Employee assistance program to help with counseling, legal guidance, substance abuse, elder / dependent care & much more.

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6. Customer Service Associate at Prudential – $5,000 Sign-On Bonus

If you want a pretty high paying work-from-home job that has great benefits, you might check out the Customer Service Associate position at Prudential.

Prudential is an insurance, investment management, and other financial products and services company.

Here are more details about the job:

What You'll Do:

You will serve as “the first point of contact with our customers and our goal is to provide a customer centric, multi-channel, low effort experience for customers with complex financial needs.”

Compensation/Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with opportunity for an annual bonus based on performance. (Estimated $40,000/year)
  • You also get $5000 upfront as a sign-on bonus
  • Advancement potential, beginning with tiered promotional opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Contact Center and disability is desirable but not required.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Previous customer service experience preferred.
  • Strong commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
  • Outstanding active listening skills and the ability to engage customers to determine their unique financial needs and preferences.
  • Proficient PC and keyboarding skills with ability to multi-task between multiple computer applications.
  • Knowledge of group insurance, or other experience in the Financial Industry preferred.
  • College degree preferred.

Who You Are:

  • Committed to owning customer issues from start to finish.
  • Intrigued by technology and uses it to drive customer self-service and to help identify and drive opportunities to enhance processes.
  • Able to think on their feet and be flexible with creating solutions for variety of personalities and customer types.
  • Capable of shaping the customer experience and efficiently troubleshooting challenges across multiple channels.
  • Able to identify other potential customer needs and offer tailored solutions that improve financial wellness.
  • Keen problem solver that connects with each customer with compassion.

Technical Requirements:

  • High speed internet service must be available in your area.  You must be willing to troubleshoot any issues or outages with your home internet service, contacting your service provider as necessary.  The internet service cannot be wireless, and the internet speed requirement is: 3.0 mg downstream and 768k upstream.
  • Must have the capability to handle calls with a cell phone (would need to have unlimited data and minutes) or a landline.  You will be logging into Avaya therefore your personal phone number will not be identified to customers.
  • Quiet area in your home with minimal distractions and noise free.

If you want a pretty high paying work-from-home job that has great benefits, you might check out the Customer Service Associate position at Prudential.

Prudential is an insurance, investment management, and other financial products and services company.

Here are more details about the job:

What You'll Do:

You will serve as “the first point of contact with our customers and our goal is to provide a customer centric, multi-channel, low effort experience for customers with complex financial needs.”

Compensation/Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with opportunity for an annual bonus based on performance. (Estimated $40,000/year)
  • You also get $5000 upfront as a sign-on bonus
  • Advancement potential, beginning with tiered promotional opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Contact Center and disability is desirable but not required.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • Previous customer service experience preferred.
  • Strong commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
  • Outstanding active listening skills and the ability to engage customers to determine their unique financial needs and preferences.
  • Proficient PC and keyboarding skills with ability to multi-task between multiple computer applications.
  • Knowledge of group insurance, or other experience in the Financial Industry preferred.
  • College degree preferred.

Who You Are:

  • Committed to owning customer issues from start to finish.
  • Intrigued by technology and uses it to drive customer self-service and to help identify and drive opportunities to enhance processes.
  • Able to think on their feet and be flexible with creating solutions for variety of personalities and customer types.
  • Capable of shaping the customer experience and efficiently troubleshooting challenges across multiple channels.
  • Able to identify other potential customer needs and offer tailored solutions that improve financial wellness.
  • Keen problem solver that connects with each customer with compassion.

Technical Requirements:

  • High speed internet service must be available in your area.  You must be willing to troubleshoot any issues or outages with your home internet service, contacting your service provider as necessary.  The internet service cannot be wireless, and the internet speed requirement is: 3.0 mg downstream and 768k upstream.
  • Must have the capability to handle calls with a cell phone (would need to have unlimited data and minutes) or a landline.  You will be logging into Avaya therefore your personal phone number will not be identified to customers.
  • Quiet area in your home with minimal distractions and noise free.

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7. Remote Customer Service Rep at Lincoln Financial $1700 Sign-On Bonus

If you want a fairly easy work-from-home job that pays you $1700 as a sign-on bonus and up to $22.36/hour, check out the Remote Customer Service Rep job at Lincoln Financial.

Lincoln Financial is a finance and insurance services company.

Here are the details of the position:

What you'll do:

  • You will act as the main point of contact for the retirement plan, answering 60-80 inbound calls from internal and external stakeholders such as plan participants, beneficiaries, financial professional and plan sponsors, addressing customer service inquiries and concerns.
  • You will work in a fast-paced, highly structured, team-oriented environment with a diverse group of employees focused on meeting the needs of the company and our customers through problem resolution.
  • You will build rapport with and educate our customers about their retirement plan while researching multiple systems, databases, platforms and software. 
  • You will provide accurate, detailed information about the retirement plan, recognizing what needs to be done to meet the customer’s needs and demonstrating flexibility and responsiveness through problem resolution. 
  • You will identify and recommend process improvements and organizational initiatives to positively influence the team and quality.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 1+ Years of general experience – does not need to be directly related to the position.  
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with others in a fast-paced, team environment.
  • Ability to navigate through multiple systems/databases/platforms/software while engaging in customer conversations. 
  • Ability to be adaptable/flexible as business needs change.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree and/or 1+ Years of customer service experience.
  • Previous work from home/remote experience or previous call center experience is a plus.
  • Passion for helping, servicing and educating others and the desire to build rapport during each interaction.
  • Ability to research and problem solve, while providing outstanding customer service.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to multi-task while maintaining strict attention to details to adhere to policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Solid relationship management skills customers, management, peers and colleagues.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).

Benefits/Compensation:

  • $1700 sign-on bonus
  • $14.90 – $22.36 per hour
  • 5% bonus potential
  • A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career 
  • Leadership development and virtual training opportunities
  • Paid Time Off
  • Parental leave 
  • Competitive 401K and employee benefits
  • Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program
  • Tuition assistance program
  • A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a hybrid remote work environment
  • Effective productivity/technology tools and training

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8. Outbound Sales Customer Care Specialist at Cigna – $2,000 Sign-On Bonus

If you want to get paid a $2,000 sign-on bonus and work from home for a big company, check out the Outbound Sales Customer Care Specialist job at Cigna.

Cigna is an American multinational managed healthcare and insurance company.

Here are the details of the position:

What you'll do:

  • Help patients better understand the Home Delivery benefit. Use your expert knowledge and consultative sales approach to educate patients on the benefits of receiving their medication via home delivery, helping them to understand why it’s a good fit for their lifestyle.  
  • Help patients get the medication they need. You’ll research issues on benefits coverage and provide guidance to our patients about making the best use of their benefits.
  • Juggle multiple tasks without sacrificing attention to detail. You’ll manage multiple requests simultaneously as well as document conversations in our computer system.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED required
  • Excellent phone and outbound sales skills
  • Ability to achieve targets
  • Relevant experience with customer service
  • Call Center experience preferred
  • General PC knowledge including Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Benefits/Compensation:

  • Estimated $74,000/year (according to Glassdoor estimates)
  • $2000 Sign On Bonus (paid in installments)
  • Benefits that start on day one
  • Fun, friendly, and unique culture – Bring your whole self to work every day!
  • Choice of three unique medical plans
  • Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Employee Contributions for HRA and HSA accounts
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Assistance

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Justin Bryant
Justin Bryant

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    3 replies to "8 Work-From-Home Jobs with Sign-On Bonuses of $1000-$5000"

    • Angel Pedrosa

      Can I apply

    • Ivethe castaneda

      Hello, are you hiring. Im bilingual English and Spanish. Also have 10 years experience in customer services online 8 of them working from home

    • Tony

      Most of these sign-on bonus, remote jobs are not available in the state of California. Bummer

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