Shop with Instacart and be your own boss

Start by letting us know where you want to shop.

Why become an Instacart Shopper?

Earn money

Earn extra money shopping for others

As a shopper, you go to the grocery store like normal, except you’re getting paid to shop for others.

Work whenever

Work whenever it works for you

With no set hours or days, you can shop as much or as little as you want, anytime you want.

How to shop and earn

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Which type of role is right for me?

Shop and deliver

Shop and deliver

Full-service shopping is a contract role.

Icon car Requires a car
Icon door delivery Deliver to the customer's door
Icon work whenever Work whenever you want
Shop only

Shop only

Prepare orders as an Instacart employee.

Icon no car No car required
Icon prepare orders Prepare orders at one store
Icon schedule shift Schedule shifts up to 29 hrs/wk

Common questions

What is Instacart?
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How do I sign up to become an Instacart shopper in the U.S.?
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How do I get paid?
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What is shopping like?
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What are the requirements to become an Instacart shopper in the U.S.?
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Sign on, shop, and start making money

Download the Shopper App to start earning and working when you want.

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