I have always loved eSports and hated the fact that I can never excel as a player. And I know I am not the only one in the world with such a feeling of despair. There must be a huge number of people around the world, who love esports (or any other sport for that matter) but could never be a part of it. In this article, we will bring joy to all those disheartened fans and tell them how they can be a part of the great esports industry. Say hello to hundreds of eSports jobs ideally suited for esports enthusiasts.
eSports Jobs – Who Can Apply?
We all know, eSports is booming. With jam-packed stadiums and players becoming celebrities, eSports is creating lots of opportunities for people like ‘ME’ to get involved. Business development executives, digital marketing people, accountants, managers, and similar traditional job roles are up for grabs.
Even if you don’t fall under any category, you can still look up for positions such as assistants and get involved in some easy tasks. Some people are working as Virtual Assistants for players – handling their social media accounts, blogs, etc. So, in short, there is something for everyone when it comes to eSports jobs.
Where to Find eSports Jobs?
eSports jobs are everywhere. You can find them on Linkedin, Facebook, eSports website, etc.
Linkedin is the best place to find eSports related jobs. However, you can also try platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Stay active on social media, follow the right accounts, and engage with the right people – the rest is easy.
Below is how you may see then on Twitter
Job alert: @TeamLiquid is looking for new talent! If you’re passionate about esports and graphics give this a shot.
Apply here ->https://t.co/5UQlA4X1Hw
— Marcel Coppersan (@Marcellow1) April 21, 2020
There are many websites that particularly focus on everything-esports. These websites often have a separate section for job openings.
Then there is always an option of trying the traditional job sites like indeed.com. Thre is always something available on these websites and the best part is, it is free for all.
How Much Can You Earn Through?
Depending upon the role you can earn as much as $50 per hour. Lowest paying jobs are around $16 per hour. You can also get into a contract where you can have a monthly/yearly salary. Other benefits may include traveling with the team/players, health coverage, paid leaves, etc.
Check this infographic on how the eSports Jobs are growing and where can you find them