What is it like to work at Handy?

3.3Work/Life Balance
2.9Compensation/Benefits
2.6Job Security/Advancement
2.6Management
2.9Culture
3.0
Good if you need quick money.
Written by Independent Contractor (Former Employee) from New York, NY on July 4, 2018
So working with handy you’re basically an independent contractor. When it comes to taxes, they don’t deducte from your checks so you have to separate tax money yourself and use a 1099 to pay the taxes back for those who don’t know what independent contractors are. We are responsible for our own bag or they can keep your first few jobs if you’re opting - more ... for the handy cleaning bag. The bag contains a swifter, some rags, an apron, stickers you can put on tissue which they show you how to do in orientation, a vacuum, and method supplies. I think that bag was $150, but most clients already have clea ... - less
ProsSome people leave generous tips.
ConsAs you’re making about $30 for two hours, handy is making about 70% more than that.
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