March 10, 2016

The Best Companies For Remote Jobs In 2016

Do you want to work from home? Would you like to have a virtual office? Are you keen to telecommute your way to your next paycheck? If you said yes, then this is the post for you.

Woman working remotely from laptop on beach

Both workers and employers are realizing that remote work is the way of the future. Did you know that telecommuting jobs increased 36% from 2014 to 2015? It increased 26% from 2013 to 2014. Remote work is seeing a steady increase year after year as this style of work continues to grow in popularity. The opportunities are there if you’re ready to apply.

FlexJobs.com recently released their 3rd annual list of the Top 100 Companies with Remote Jobs in 2016. The researchers over at FlexJobs analyzed 40,000 companies and selected the ones that post the most work from home jobs from January 1 to December 31, 2015.

Based on FlexJobs.com’s list, we highlighted the top 50 of the 100 Top Companies For Remote Jobs In 2016:

  1. LiveOps
  2. TeleTech
  3. Amazon
  4. Sutherland Global Services
  5. UnitedHealth Group
  6. Dell
  7. IBM
  8. U.S. Department of Agriculture
  9. Working Solutions
  10. Humana
  11. Aetna
  12. Intuit
  13. Kaplan
  14. Kelly Services
  15. Cactus Communications
  16. Westat
  17. Salesforce
  18. PAREXEL
  19. CyberCoders
  20. American Express
  21. VMware
  22. SAP
  23. Xerox
  24. First Data
  25. US-Reports
  26. Oracle
  27. CACI International
  28. A Place for Mom
  29. Anthem, Inc.
  30. Dell SecureWorks
  31. World Travel Holdings
  32. ADP
  33. Aon
  34. University of Maryland University College
  35. Allergan Inc
  36. K12
  37. U.S. Department of Transportation
  38. CSI Companies
  39. Robert Half
  40. Nielsen
  41. Red Hat
  42. Adobe Systems
  43. Overland Solutions, Inc.
  44. BCD Travel
  45. Connections Education
  46. Deloitte
  47. Apple
  48. McKesson Corporation
  49. Thermo Fisher Scientific
  50. Precyse

Visit FlexJobs.com to learn more about each company and to see which companies landed spots 50 to 100. Do you want to see how the list for the best companies for remote jobs in 2016 compares to the top companies for remote jobs in 2015?

After compiling this list, FlexJobs went on to narrow down the list into the top career fields for remote jobs. Here are the results:

  • Computer and IT
  • Medical and Health
  • Sales
  • Administrative
  • Customer Service
  • Education and Training
  • Marketing

Are you ready to find a remote job? Use this list of remote employers or list of career fields to help kickstart your job search. If you land one of these gigs, you could be working from the comfort of your home or the remoteness of your laptop in no time. Enjoy!

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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