How are the opportunities for paid surveys in Hong Kong?
Before joining survey and Get-Paid-To (GPT) sites, it is important to know what you can expect from this in Hong Kong.
The amount of opportunities on these kinds of sites depends a lot on the country you live in. Usually, bigger countries have more opportunities.
But even though Hong Kong is not one of the biggest countries, many companies are interested in doing market research here and get consumers’ opinions. Therefore, there is actually a very good amount of available paid surveys in HK.
And some of the biggest and best sites are available here so you will not run out of options.
As long as you do it with the right expectations and make sure you join the legit sites (see list below), this can be a great way to earn money online in Hong Kong and it is one of the easiest ways to get started.
How to earn the most?
A small tip before you join any sites is to be aware that many of the sites on the list below also have other ways of earning than just paid surveys. These sites are usually referred to as GPT (Get-Paid-To) sites.
For example, you can take offers, do online micro-tasks, watch videos, click ads, do social media tasks, participate in free contests, play games, and more. Using some of these options as well can be a great way to boost your earnings.
It is, however, important to join these sites with the right approach. If you are looking for online jobs in Hong Kong that will make you rich, or where it is possible to make a full-time income, then paid surveys and GPT sites are not the right choice.
You can make some really nice extra cash online by joining these sites, you can start earning today, and they are completely free to join. At the same time, it is a great way to have your opinion heard and get paid for it at the same time.
These are some of the reasons I think paid surveys and GPT sites are great. But if you are looking for a full income, this is not what you are looking for.
23 best online survey sites in Hong Kong
There are many surveys and GPT sites you can join if you live in Hong Kong. But many are just a waste of time, and there are even outright scams, where you will end up losing money instead.
The list below is therefore not a list of all the sites you can find in Hong Kong. It is instead a list of the legit sites that in my experience are the best and give the most opportunities to earn some extra cash.
To increase your opportunities for earning it is best to join several sites, as all of them have different opportunities. If you are new to making money like this, I would suggest joining 5-7 sites for a start and get to know how it works. You can then always join more later.
So make sure to bookmark this page, so you can find it later – the list will also regularly be updated with new opportunities. So let’s now go over the best sites.
Short summary: Toluna Influencers is another survey site that has a particular survey panel just for Hong Kong. It usually has several paid surveys a day, and it is very easy to use.
In addition to taking paid surveys, you can also earn a little extra by creating content and participating in the community polls. But the main way to earn is by taking paid surveys.
Toluna also offers some great payout methods, as you can get paid through PayPal or choose between a big selection of gift cards. Another site that is definitely worth joining, if you live in Hong Kong.
Payout methods: PayPal, prepaid Visa/Master, gift cards Payout threshold: $10 More information:Read full Univox review
Short summary: Univox Community is actively looking for more members in Hing Kong so it is a great site to join if you want to earn by taking surveys. It also has a user-friendly app that makes it easy to earn on the go.
The main way to earn is by taking surveys but you can also at times find other small micro-jobs and participate in free contests. The more active you are, the more benefits you will get through their membership levels.
When you first join, you will have to earn $25 to cashout but after you have been a member for a while and achieved a higher membership rank, you will be able to get paid already when you have earned $10. You will also get a $2 joining bonus to kickstart your earnings.
Payout methods: PayPal, AirAsia Big Points, gift cards, charity donations Payout threshold: Depends on reward More information:Read full YouGov review
Short summary: YouGov does also have a particular survey site just for Hong Kong. It has a good amount of surveys, and you will receive an email with an invitation, when a new one is available.
A fun thing about YouGov is that on the website it posts the results of the research it conducts. So you can eventually see the overall results of the surveys you have participated in, and how they have been quoted in the media.
In Hong Kong, YouGov is however mainly actively looking for members above 25 years old, so it is only really relevant to you, if you 25 years or older.
Short summary: PrizeRebel is a GPT site and does therefore not only offer surveys as a way to earn. You can also earn by taking online micro-tasks, take offers, watch videos, it has free contests, you can regularly find free promo codes, and it has a bonus system, where you will get advantages the more active you are.
Overall it is a great site, and it is available more or less worldwide, and it has very good opportunities to earn in Hong Kong.
In addition to this, you can get paid already when you have earned $5 on PrizeRebel, and get paid in cash through PayPal, or choose between a big selection of gift cards.
Short summary: Mobrog is one of the sites that has its own survey sites just for Hong Kong which makes it user-friendly and it is easy to use as it does not have any other distractions or ways to earn.
Once you have joined and confirmed your email, you will start receiving invitations for available surveys via email. Just be aware that you will not qualify for all the surveys, so sometimes it takes a bit of patience to find the ones you qualify for.
You can get your money out in cash through PayPal or Skrill once you have earned $6.25.
Short summary: ySense used to be known as ClixSense but was rebranded in mid-2019. So if you have heard about ClixSense before, this is the same panel. It is a worldwide survey site, and it is therefore also available in Hong Kong, and it has a good amount of opportunities here. You can earn by taking surveys, do micro tasks, take offers, play games, and it has a daily activity bonus if you have a certain activity.
It can be a little confusing to use at first, and it sometimes takes a little patience to find the surveys you qualify for. But with a little patience, it is definitely a site worth joining, as you can find many daily opportunities there.
In Hong Kong, ySense offers PayPal, Payoneer, Skrill, and gift cards as payout methods, and you can get paid when you have earned $5 depending on your chosen reward.
Short summary: Grabpoints is a GPT site that has many opportunities to earn. You can earn by taking surveys, watching videos, taking offers, and more.
It pays pretty well in relation to the time spent. Hong Kong is not the country, where it has the most available opportunities, but you should still be able to find several ways to earn some extra cash here.
You can get paid already when you have earned $5, and it has many gift cards you can choose from, or you can get paid in cash through PayPal.
Short summary: Viewfruit has a survey site only for Hong Kong. It has a good amount of available surveys here. You will not qualify for all of them, but you should find a good amount you can qualify for, and you get a reward even if you do not qualify.
It is easy to use, and you will receive email invitations when there are new surveys, and you can also find a list of the available surveys on the website. You can also earn by inviting friends to join, and you can interact with other members if you want to.
It has a low payout threshold, as you can get paid through PayPal already when you have earned $5.
Short summary: OpinionWorld is yet another survey panel that is available in many countries but has its own panel just for Hong Kong. The only way you can earn here is by taking surveys.
The platform is easy to use and easy to navigate. You will not always receive email invitations when the surveys are available, so it is a good idea to check the site yourself.
You will not find a huge amount of surveys here, but you should regularly get some, so it can still be worth joining. But you should not join OpinionWorld as the only site, as you will then get too few opportunities.
Payout methods: Bitcoin, Skrill, AirTM, Payeer, Bank Transfer, Neteller Payout threshold: $10 More information:Read full Timebucks review
Short summary: Timebucks is a quite interesting GPT site if you live in Hong Kong as you can always find a way to earn here. Not all of the methods have high rewards but it offers plenty of opportunities you can choose from.
You can, for example, earn by taking surveys, watch online content, get free cash, participate in contests, do social media tasks, invite friends to join, and more.
You can get your earnings out via Bitcoin, Skrill, AirTM, Payeer, Bank Transfer (Transferwise), or Neteller once you have earned $10.
Short summary: Online Panel gives you several ways to earn some extra cash online in HK. At first, it is not the easiest panel to find your way around, but it does not take long to learn how to use it.
You can earn by taking paid surveys, you can download apps, take micro-tasks, and more.
You can get paid once you have earned $10 and the payout method is PayPal so it offers an easy way to get paid in cash.
Short summary: LifePoints Panel can be a great panel to join if you want to earn a bit of extra money online in Hong Kong as it is very easy to use. The panel is new as it was launched after the merger of the panel GlobalTestMarket and MySurvey.
Once you have signed up, you just have to wait to receive survey invitations via email. It does offer quite a good number of surveys even though you will not qualify for all of them.
You can get your earnings out in cash via PayPal or choose between different gift cards. The payout threshold depends on your chosen reward but usually starts around $10.
Payout methods: Chance to win cash Payout threshold: N/A More information: Full review coming soon
Short summary: Nielsen Homescan Consumer Panel is quite different from the other sites on this list. It is a way where you give feedback by scanning what you buy.
Once you sign up, you will get a home scanner and this way you provide feedback and help with research about products. It is easy to participate and sign up.
By scanning your groceries you will earn rewards, so contrary to the other sites on this list, you do not as such have to answer surveys, but your feedback will be through the scanning. It can be a fun and different way to earn a bit of extra money in Hong Kong, and at the same time it helps Nielsen with research.
Short summary: Superpay.me has a lot of daily opportunities to earn and in Hong Kong a decent amount of these are available.
At first, it is not s easy to find out how to use it, but with a bit of patience, it can be a great way to earn some extra money by taking surveys, taking offers, watching videos, participating in free contests, and more.
One really great thing about Superpay.me is the very low payout threshold of only $1 and once you request a payout, you usually have the money within a few hours.
Short summary: SurveyRewardz is a site you can join no matter where you live. In Hong Kong, you can find quite a lot of surveys here. On the platform, you get offered a survey, and if you do not qualify it will scan for another available survey. This means that it has many surveys, but it can also sometimes take patience to find the ones you qualify for.
With a little patience, it can be worth joining and give some nice extra opportunities to earn, and it is very easy and simple to use.
You can even request a payout already when you have earned $1, and get paid through PayPal, virtual Visa, or check. The check will, however, be in USD, so this is not the best payout solution for Hong Kong.
Now you know what the best GPT and survey sites are for Hong Kong. These sites are all legit and free to join, so it can be a great way to make some extra money. You can always choose when and if you want to participate in a survey or task, so it is a very flexible way to earn.
So now it is up to you to see which of the sites fit your needs the best and join those. Remember that to get more earning opportunities, it is a good idea to join several sites. Also, make sure to bookmark this page, as it is regularly updated with new opportunities.
If you have any comments, questions, or have any experiences with paid surveys in Hong Kong or sites you think are missing on the list, I would love to hear from you in a comment below.