As a work from home transcriptionist, you have to listen to audio files and type what you hear. Transcription jobs are categorized into four categories, namely: general transcription, medical transcription, legal transcription and captioning. While General Transcription does nor require any special qualification, to work as a medical transcriber, you must have some certificate and/or experience.
Check out a list of transcription companies providing work from home transcription jobs for beginners as well as for experienced general, medical and legal transcriptionists.
Transcription Work for Beginners
Accutran Global – Always hiring new contract transcribers, realtime stenographers and voicewriters. You have to pass a skill test to get started.
Appenscribe – Take some online tests under the qualification tab and try to score more than 95% to get hired as an independent contractor. Open worldwide and pays via paypal.
BAM! Transcription – Fill out the contact form to get more details about their transcription jobs for beginners.
Birch Creek Communications – Looking for high quality corporate and legal transcriptionists, doing audio files for Social Security, Veterans Affairs, Immigration, as well as legal and corporate clients.
Casting Words – You can work directly on their website or via Amazon Mturk. You have to transcribe short audio files accurately to get paid. Minimum payout is $1 via PayPal.
CrowdSurf – You must have an Amazon Mechanical Turk account to CrowdSurf transcription jobs for beginners.
Daily Transcription – They are always looking for professional and novice transcribers, who are available on a full-time or part-time basis to work as 1099 contract workers.
Get Transcribed – Get transcribed pays their work from home transcribers 23 cents per audio minute. You will receive your payment once you have $100 in your account.
GMR Transcription – Hires home-based transcribers only from USA and Canads for their transcription jobs for beginners.
Neal R. Gross & Co. – Hires legal transcriptionists. You must have a typing speed of over 60 words per minute to get selected.
Pierce Group Atlanta – You have to pass a transcription test to get hired as a general/market research transcriptionist.
Quicktate – As an Independent Contractor, you can select the work hours. Hires transcribers from worldwide.
RNK Transcription – Hires US based workers for entertainment and legal work from home transcription jobs.
Scribie – Hires transcriptionists with/without experience from worldwide and pays $1 per 6 minutes of audio transcribed. You have to pass a test to work as a freelance transcriber.
Tigerfish – Hires transcribers only from United States.
T ‘n T Transcriptions & Translations – Provides transcription work from home for beginners but you have to pass a test.
TranscribeMe – Sign up and take the transcription test. If you cannot succeed in your first attempt, you can retake the test after 24 hours.
Transcribe Team –Pays $.45 to $.65 per audio minute transcribed.
Ubiqus – Hires transcriptionists in all categories. You must have a typing speed of 70 wpm.
1-888-Type-It-Up –You have to pass an online test to get hired. US only.
Verbal Ink – They are always looking for highly skilled US based people to add to their growing transcription and translation teams.
Transcription Work for Experienced Transcribers
A & P Transcription – Always hiring experienced transcriptionists to work from home.
AccuScribe Transcription – If you are interested in work from home transcription jobs for Accuscribe Transcription Service, please forward your resume alongwith your cover letter.
Alice Darling Secretarial Services – Occasionally hires transcriptionists who have a typing speed of 75 wpm.
At Home Typing Service – Hires audio proofreaders, English and Spanish transcribers and typists.
Cambridge Transcription – Hires experienced candidates for legal and corporate work from home transcription jobs.
Caset Associates – Must have a typing speed of 90 wpm. Worldwide opportunity.
Chromolume Transcription – Send your resume via email to get the detaila about their hiring procedure.
Cyber Dictate – Only hires US based legal transcribers.
Dictate Express – You have to pass spelling, comma use, confusing words, and a 4-minute audio transcription test before you start filling out the application.
eTranscription Solutions – Hires experienced transcriptionists with typing speed of 80 wpm.
Expedict – Accept applications only from experienced audio typists.
Fantastic Transcripts – Hires business, finance, high-tech, legal and medical transcriptionists. US only.
Focus Forward – You must be able to transcribe atleast 4 hours of audio every week. Each audio files are of 60 minutes or longer. Compensation is $10 per 15 minutes of audio.
Hollywood Transcription – You must have typing speed of 65 wpm and you must be fluent in English with excellent spelling and grammar skills.
Landmark Associates – Prior experience with general transcription projects and extensive knowledge of English grammatical rules is beneficial.
Multilingual Connections – Hires experienced home-based transcriptionists, translators and intrepreters.
Net Transcripts – Hires for both general and legal transcription.
Orion Transcription – Hires experienced transcriptionists only from US.
OutSec – Always looking for typists who are ready to offer a commitment of at least 4 hours – Monday to Friday. Worldwide opportunity.
Pioneer Transcription Services – You have to fill out an online form and take a short transcription test before you start working as a home-based transcriptionist for Pioneer.
Preferred Transcriptions – You can work as a medical, legal, and general transcriptionist. You must have atleast one year of experience to work for them.
Production Transcripts – You must be an experienced transcriber to fill out their online application to get started.
Rev.com – Looking for experienced transcribers. Must pass transcription test. Open worldwide.
Same Day Transcriptions – Looking for meticulous, reliable people to join our successful team.
Say It Back – Actively seeking experienced home-based transcribers who have a digital foot pedal and required software.
Silent Secretary – Silent Secretary is always looking for qualified full-time, part-time, day and evening transcriptionists who take pride in their professionalism and work ethic.
Speak Write – Hires experienced general as well as legal transcriptionist.
Take 1 – If you can type fast, commit atleast 20 hours per week and English is your mother tongue then you could become a freelance audio typist for Take 1.
Talking Type Captions – If you are interested in applying for a job with Talking Type, please send us an e-mail through their contact page.
TASK Transcription – You must have three years of experience to get hired.
Terescription – Looking for experienced work from home transcriptionist across US.
Transcribe – As a Transcriptionist you’ll be in charge of reviewing the audio and creating transcribed documents for our clients.
Transcription Center – Hires US and UK based experienced transcribers to work from home.
Transcript Divas – Hires transcribers only from US. Excellent pay rate.
TSI Transcription Services – Hires professionals with limited transcription experience and typing speed of 70 wpm.
Transcription Experts – You must have two years of experience to get hired. US only.
Transcription Outsourcing, LLC – Transcription Outsourcing, LLC is looking for committed and professional transcriptionists.
Voxtab – Hires freelance transcribers in many different countries.
Way With Words – We are always looking for typists with an excellent command of English. You need to be able to commit to at least 1 audio hour per day, and preferably even more. Payment starts at USD 33 per audio hour.
We Scribe It – Must have at least six months of current experience to work as a home-based general transcriptionist.
Word Wizards – Hires work from home transcribers only from US.
WorldWide Dictation – Fill out an online form to get considered.
Written Communications – You have to email your resume to get hired.
Medical Transcription Jobs
Absolute Transcription – You need to pass a test to get hired.
Acusis India – You have to pass a skill test to get considered as a medical transcriptionist.
Advanced Transcription, Inc. –Hires transcriptionist with atleast 3 years of experience.
Amphion Medical Solutions – Atleast two years’ hospital inpatient experience transcribing the “Basic Four” or at least two years’ clinic experience transcribing all specialties (>4 specialties) in addition to any formal training.
Athreon – US and Canada. Tou must have atleast two years experience. Flexible schedule.
Eight Crossings – Eight Crossings welcomes inquiries from Medical Transcriptionists with a minimum of two years experience transcribing multi-specialty medical reports. Graduates from approved transcription training programs may also be considered.
GMR Transcription – Hires medical, general and legal transcriptionist from US & Canada only.
M Modal – Hires full and part-time medical transcriptionists and editors.
Nuance Transcription – You must have a minimum one year of acute-care experience to include histories & physicals, operative notes, consults and discharge summaries, as well as other report types.
NTS India – Candidates should have at least 3 years MT experience to work from home as a medical transcriptionist for NTS India.
Perfect Transcription – They require at least 3 years experience in medical transcription and at least 2 years experience in a given specialty.
Phoenix Medcom, Inc. – They require a minimum of 3 years experience for Acute Care work, and 2 years experience transcribing for a specialty practice, clinic, surgery center, etc. Production environment experience essential.
Precision Transcription – Occasionally hires home-based medical transcriptionists. Visit their careers page to view the current job openings.
Precyse – Require 3 years experience. Full-time work available.
Preferred Transcriptions – Only hires experienced professionals.
Same Day Transcriptions – Fill out form online to apply.
ScribeCare – You can set your own hours to work from home as a medical transcriptionist for ScribeCare.
SoftScript – Always seeking professional medical transcriptionists, quality assurance specialists, information systems personnel, and other corporate professionals. Hires across US.
SpectraMedi – If you are an experienced medical transcriptionist then you can join SpectraMedi and work as a home-based transcriber.
StenoMed – Looking for transcriptionists who have an in-depth understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, procedures, and treatment.
Superior Transcribing Service, LLC – Applicants must have at least 2-3 years of experience in the medical transcription field.
Terra Nova – A minimum of five years transcription experience is required.
Transcription Net – You must have three years experience in medical transcription to get considered.
TransRX – Hires only from US & Canada.
Ubiqus – Hires all types of transcriptionists. You must have a typing speed of 70 wpm.
Verilogue – Hires work from home transcribers and translators. You must be a recent graduate with linguistics expertise to work as a translator.
Wordz Xpressed – Hires home-based general and medical transcribers. You have to visit MTJobs.com to find the transcription openings.
X-Press Transcription – Hires experienced captioners across US.
Caption Colorado – Caption Colorado offers full and part-time captioning positions and a world where competitive rates, flexible hours, technical support, 401K, flex spending accounts, health/dental/vision and training are all available from the comfort and convenience of your home.
Caption Media Group – Only hires captioners from US. Experience required.
Rev – You can earn anywhere between $0.50-$0.75 per video minute captioning from home. Pays weekly via Paypal.
Talking Type Captions – Occasionally hiring work from home captioners.
US Captioning – Recruits both English and Spanish real-time closed captioners.
Vitac – You can work as a real time remote captioner.
Freelance Transcriptionist Road – An online guide to learn transcription from scratch.
MTJobs – Internet’s largest source of medical transcription jobs.
MT Stars – A community forum for US medical transcriptionists.