There are dozens of market research companies recruiting new members from around the world to fill out surveys.You can earn money from online surveys.

They rely on people like you sharing opinions – from Donald Trump to the latest phone – and offer money and rewards in return.

But be careful! Many aren’t legit and never pay out. We’ve used, reviewed and ranked 24 of the best survey websites that will pay you for your views… 🙂

Every site has a limited number of paid surveys each month per person. To make money doing surveys and earn serious rewards, sign up to as many survey panels as possible. We share more tips at the end of the guide!

Survey sites that really pay

1. Swagbucks

A huge variety of ways to earn rewards. Exclusive signup bonus!

Who are they? Swagbucks are the largest and most reliable paid survey site. They’ve so far paid over $600,000,000 in rewards to members around the world. They offer rewards for playing games, taking offers, searching the web, making online purchases and watching videos!

Rewards: Money, vouchers and prize draws.

Amount per survey: 30 – 150 SB points (100 SB = $1 or £0.77).

Min. reward threshold: 1 SB.

Our review: We love Swagbucks, and we hear positive reviews from our readers about them too.

Surveys take around 10 minutes to complete, meaning you can earn around £5 an hour ($6.50). Swagbucks also offers users the ability to take surveys from multiple providers and give consolation points when you don’t qualify for a survey.

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2. Toluna

One of the biggest survey panels with daily online surveys, paid as cash or vouchers.

Who are they? A trusted opinion website working on behalf of leading companies. They want to know what you think about certain products, services and issues. In return, you get rewarded!

Rewards: PayPal payments, Amazon and high-street vouchers.

Amount per survey: 1,200 – 50,000 points (80,000 points gets you a £15 voucher).

Min. reward threshold: 27,000 for vouchers (or just 500 if you want to enter prize draws).

Our review: Each survey takes around 15 minutes to complete, so it’ll take around 4 hours overall to earn a £15 voucher (£3.75 an hour).

Toluna have also recently introduced a games section where you can play and earn!

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3. OnePoll

Exclusive £5 signup bonus.

Who are they? Best known for short, quick surveys about every topic. OnePoll provide surveys to the press and major brands.

Rewards: Cash or PayPal payments.

Amount per survey: 10p – £1.

Min. reward threshold: £40.

Our review: OnePoll were one of the first survey sites in the UK, and they’ve always got quick and fun surveys to answer. Look out for the surveys about celebs.

Surveys take around 3 minutes so at 20p a survey (average) it’ll take around 10 hours to earn £40.

You need to check your account daily for surveys and some users report getting stuck just under the £40 threshold. If this happens you can refer a friend for £4 and then withdraw your earnings.

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4. LifePoints

Surveys on LifePoints will allow you to make £3-5 per hour.

Who are they? Two very popular survey sites, MySurvey and GlobalTestMarket, have merged to form LifePoints.

Rewards: PayPal payments, Amazon and high-street vouchers.

Amount per survey: ~£1.

Min. reward threshold: 550 points (£5).

Our review: Another one worth signing up for. We got lots of surveys sent from these guys, and they tend to match your profile and interests as a consumer.

The average survey takes about 15 minutes to complete, and gives you 100 points. So you could earn around £3-£5/hour.

Register below and wait for them to send you some surveys and start earning immediately!

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5. Branded Surveys

Online community with frequent global market research surveys

Who are they? Previously known as Mintvine, Branded Surveys are popular with survey enthusiasts due to providing a high volume of surveys.

Rewards: Money or gift cards.

Amount per survey: Varies.

Min. reward threshold: $10 (£8).

Our review: One of our personal favourites. Great new website, easy to use and fast paying.

You can also earn ongoing points for referring friends, where you get a percentage of everything they earn.

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6. i-Say (IPSOS)

Make £10+ a month.

Who are they? One of the largest (and best paying) survey-based market research companies around, working with trusted brands and research companies worldwide.

Rewards: High-street and Amazon Vouchers, plus prize draws for all members.

Amount per survey: ~£1.

Min. reward threshold: £10.

Our review: A well-trusted panel. They send you surveys every week to answer by email. The reward threshold is relatively low, and most people will be able to cash out in under 10 surveys.

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