9 Jobs That Let You Work from Home

Careers That Don't Require You to Commute Farther Than Your Living Room

8. Technical Support Representative

Median annual salary: $32,861

The level of expertise needed for each of these jobs will vary, but one thing generally remains the same -- this is a job that can usually be done from home.

Tech support personnel provide technical and network problem resolution to customers while guiding users through step-by-step solutions. They most often tackle problems that include resolving username and password problems, uninstalling/reinstalling basic software applications, verifying proper hardware and software set up, and troubleshooting email issues.