Video editor

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If you're looking for a way to make extra money, consider becoming a video editor. You don't need any special skills or training, and you can do it from the comfort of your own home.

You can also choose to work on a project-by-project basis. This gives you the flexibility to work on other projects as well. Plus, video editing is a skill set that is in high demand.

You don't need to be a Hollywood filmmaker to make money as a video editor. You can start earning money on the side without any experience whatsoever. It's a relatively easy skill to learn.

You should be proficient with editing software like Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro. It also helps to have a strong understanding of visual storytelling and how to craft a compelling narrative.

While you can be an expert in film or video production, it helps to have some basic knowledge of cameras, lighting, and sound equipment. If you have all of these skills, then you're well on your way to becoming a successful video editor!

There are many ways to get started as a video editor. One of the easiest is to sign up for a site like Fiverr or Upwork. Once you create a profile, you can start bidding on projects that clients have posted.

Another way to get started is to join a community of like-minded individuals looking to make some extra cash.

In conclusion, being a video editor can be a great side hustle.

Not only is it a creative outlet, but it can also be a great way to make some extra money. If you have the skills or are ready to learn them, why not try?

Average earnings

22$ per hour 

Skills and requirements

  • Computer with internet connection;
  • Headphones (not required but recommended); 
  • Video editing software;
  • Video editing skills;

Pros & Cons


  • Creative work;
  • Not too difficult to get into this career;
  • Work from home or anywhere;


  • Many hours at the computer;


Upwork, Fiverr, Freelancer, Indeed, SolidGigs, FlexJobs, SimplyHired, LinkedIn

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