Remote Telephone Data Collector

  • Remote (Anywhere)
  • Sep 28, 2021

Job Description

We employ skilled telephone data collection staff who administer questionnaires over the telephone. They read the questions aloud clearly and distinctly, and record the respondents answers accurately. Our studies are typically conducted in English but often require individuals who can also conduct the study in other languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese, and Korean. Additionally, we have telephone data collectors who work from their homes. Telephone data collectors are paid on an hourly basis. English-speaking data collectors start at $8.25 per hour. Bilingual (English/Spanish) data collectors start at $10.25 per hour. Data collectors working weekend hours (Saturday and Sunday) receive an additional $2.00 per hour.

To be eligible to work as a telephone data collector from your home, you must meet the following requirements: Able to establish rapport, follow a script as a conversation, and complete surveys with selected respondents. Have a quiet home work environment during scheduled work and training hours. Own a reliable Windows-based PC computer. Have moderate computing skills. Able to be on the Internet (cable or DSL) and on a landline telephone at the same time. Own or obtain a corded telephone with a hands-free, corded headset (no cordless, VOIP, or cell phones are permitted). Able to work a minimum of 15 hours a week - either day, evening, or weekend hours.


United States




High School Diploma or GED


Based on experience