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Chegg Tutors Review – Legit or Scam

Chegg Tutors is an online platform for students to receive help with their homework or school assignments. The people who work at Chegg don’t necessarily have to be a licensed teacher to apply for the position. However, it helps if you’re enrolled in college or have completed your degree. The students register with the site and choose a plan of payment. Each plan gives the student a set number of minutes they can work with online teachers.

How to Join:

  1. If you’d like to teach for the company, you’ll need to register first.
  2. Complete your profile.
  3. The company accepts the application from teacher/tutors worldwide. You’ll need to provide the necessary documents when applying for the job.

Tutor Requirements:

  1. In order to tutor on the site, you must supply the company with two forms of identification and school verification. Furthermore, if you have a diploma, you must take a picture or scan this to send the diploma to the company. If you’re currently enrolled in school, you’ll need to send them a copy of your student ID. If you’ve finished school, the site needs a copy of your transcripts. They need verification that you attended, graduated, or are in enrolled in a 4-year university.
  2. If you use your email address to register for the site, you must send the company a selfie of you holding your student ID card, government-issued ID card, passport, or driver’s license. They need to verif6y you are who you say you are on the application.
  3. The site will require you to take subject tests to see if you qualify to teach or have the knowledge and proficiency to tutor students.

How Much Does a Tutor Earn?

  1. As a tutor, you’re paid $20 for an hour.
  2. You’re paid to spend time with the student and also paid to write the student’s written explanation.
  3. The $20 pay rate is applied to the exact number of minutes worked in a week.
  4. The company requires the student to have a minimum lesson time of 5 minutes. However, if the person hangs up in 2 minutes, you’ll still earn the 5-minute minimum pay rate.

How Does it Work:

  1. When you’ve enrolled in the site as a teacher, you have your own flexible hours and can sign in when you have time.
  2. When a student comes online and needs help. The program will match the student with the teacher available on the site.
  3. The site pays teachers $20 an hour to teach online.
  4. You’ll be working with live chat in a virtual classroom setting.
  5. You have the tools necessary to help each person that you teach.
  6. Each student you work with shares a whiteboard and a text code editor.
  7. You can share files with each of your students.
  8. Furthermore, you can create new pages to add information to your lesson plan.
  9. You’ll be working with text chat or live chat. This depends on the student’s preference.
  10. The text editor on the site makes it easy for the student or teacher to edit text documents.
  11. Unfortunately, the tools the site provide for helping students with mathematics is time-consuming and difficult to use to create graphs and formulas.

What Types of Subject Will You Teach?

  1. The special subject needs of students are constantly changing on the site.
  2. Currently, the top subjects include Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Accounting, Linear Algebra, Finance, and Mechanical Engineering.
  3. Besides these top subject, there’s plenty of another subject on the site that student’s need help with.

How Does the Company Pay?

  1. You’re paid once a week on Thursday.
  2. Your weekly pay is calculated from Wednesday to Wednesday of each week. The time is based on the PDT time zone and not your own time zone.
  3. The company pays all tutors through PayPal.


This is a legitimate site that pays you to teach or tutor online. You’ll be working in a virtual classroom using text or live chat to communicate with your students. Furthermore, in the virtual classroom, you’ll have the access to many tools such as a whiteboard and text code editor. This makes it simple to teach your students and interact with them. The company pays once a week and your payment is sent out each Thursday by PayPal. This is a great part-time job and you can earn a passive income online. However, if you’d like to spend more hours on the site, it’s possible to earn a full-time income depending on how many hours a week you teach.





1 thought on “Chegg Tutors Review – Legit or Scam”

  1. I used to think it is a good option to be a home tutor, and now it’s even better if we can be an online tutor. Though I might not be possible to teach online now as a stay-at-home mom with young kids, including a toddler, I think this can be a good opportunity for me in future. Hope the company still exists many years later.


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