According to many sources from the web, including the world work marketplace, Upwork, The table below shows the high-paying skills to consider when you are ready to earn in dollars or other foreign currencies through remote work. These skills have been discovered as being among the highly sought-after skills with long-lasting remote careers, starting from 2019 to this moment (2023) and for some years to come.

High-Paying Skills Average salary/hourly payment Sources
Software Engineer $87,797 Average salary Payscale.com
Project manager $88,789 Average salary Payscale.com
Digital Marketing $68,219 Average Salary Payscale.com
Business Analysis $70,097 Average salary Payscale.com
Content Writer $61,325 Average salary Payscale.com
Virtual Assistant $12 and $20 Per Hour Upwork
Web designer $15 and $30 Per Hour Upwork
Social Media Manager $14 and $35 Per Hour Upwork
Data Analysis $20 and $50 Per Hour Upwork
Product Design $20 to $50 Per Hour Upwork

While other high-paying skills may interest you, you can preferably check on the web to discover more.

However, there is a point of note to always remember as someone who is either a fresher/entry-level, intermediate, or professional in your skill mastery. Remote work does not dismiss your level of expertise. On the contrary, remote jobs undoubtedly fit into your level category, the earlier you pick up a skill to learn, the earlier you earn and the merrier you become as you advance in your skill expertise.

Whatever stage you are in your skill mastery, consider checking “Hiremote Africa” on all social media platforms and send a direct message to book a consultation with them regarding training on these enlisted skills and others, including training on remote work management