Looking to find a job in Thailand? Need a way to earn a living while living in Southeast Asia? Here’s a list of the 10 best jobs & careers in Thailand for Expats.
1. English Teacher
Teaching English is one of the easiest ways to earn money in Thailand. Getting a TEFL degree is preferred, but you can find many jobs that only require a high school diploma.
Offer your professional skills to the world and start taking clients as a freelancer. You can use sites like Upwork and Freelancer.com to land gigs such as copywriting, advertising, writing, design and other technical tasks.
3. Sales Manager
Many foreign-run companies are looking for English speaking professionals to work for their sales team. The pay is good and you can earn a lot of bonuses with commission based work.
4. Hotel Concierge
Hotel chains are looking for talented expats to work in their hotels and cater to their guests.
5. Online Advertising Marketer
6. Construction Worker
Find a job as a construction worker and earn a decent salary working for a big multi-national company.
7. Own a bar or nightclub
There are opportunities for expats to start their own bars & nightclubs, particularly in beach resort cities like Pattaya.
8. Become a Digital Nomad
Work online as a blogger/marketer by using blogs, Youtube and Facebook to reach your target audience. You can monetize your sites using Google Adsense, affiliate marketing, sponsored posts and selling your own products/services.
9. CryptoCurrency Trader
Bitcoin is becomingly extremely popular and many expats earn their living as a bitcoin trader.
10. Stock/Forex Trader
If you are good with stocks and forex, then you can earn a suitable income buying and selling securities online. There are several different types of markets like: stocks, forex, binary options and commodities.