2016's Highest Paid Survey Sites

Last year we had numerous requests for the highest paying survey sites that pay you by money only, no vouchers, no prize draws just cold hard cash! To help you out we've therefore compiled a top 10 list of the highest cash paying survey sites both in the UK and around the world.

On average you will receive around £1 - £10 cash for a 20 minute paid survey on each of the following sites which is sent to you via BACS, (direct to bank) via Cheque or straight into your Paypal account. The sites listed below are available to residents in the UK and around the world.

Remember as always to register with each site so you will receive as many paid surveys to your inbox on a regular basis.

ACOP - Available worldwide. Despite the name and being based in the USA, American Consumer Opinion Panel is available to new members worldwide. Incentives on this site range from $2 - $50 per survey you take and $25+ for online focus groups, making ACOP one of the highest paying survey sites. You should receive numerous paid surveys from this site every month. You can cash out by logging into your account and payment is sent via cheque in your own currency or to your Paypal account.

MySurvey - UK, Ireland, USA, Australia or Canada. MySurvey is part of one of the biggest market research sites in the world. They reward you for with £1 to £5 per survey you complete which is sent in cash straight to your Paypal account. You can also exchange your money for Amazon vouchers or Facebook credits if you choose. They tend to send out numerous surveys each month so the money you get from them does add up quickly. Registration at MySurvey is quick and easy, it should take you less than 3 minutes to become a member. To join MySurvey you must be at least 16 or older.

Global Test Market UK - UK or USA residents. You should expect to receive numerous high paying surveys from this site every month. Global Test Market pay you in points that you can redeem for cash, you are given at least 5 points even if you don't qualify for the full survey, so points do add up pretty quick. The average amount you will be paid is £1 - £3 per online survey you take, this can range right up to a maximum of £30 each although its rare to receive one for this high amount but still it is possible. The points you accumulate can be exchanged for cash, and payment is sent via cheque or Paypal.

Join Creations Rewards - UK, USA, Canada and Australia only. At the brand new and exclusive Creations Rewards you can earn money by doing everyday tasks online. Some of the tasks that you can get paid for include taking daily paid surveys, watching videos, online shopping (with cashback), trying offers, visiting websites and many more. You are rewarded with CR points for your time. Once you have accumulated 1000 CR points in your account you can redeem them for a $5 (£3.30) Paypal payment or for a gift card for one of many shops and retailers. For signing up with them today you will get a free $5 bonus.

OpinionPlus Panel - UK and USA only. The OpinionPlus Panel is a brand new and exclusive market research website that offers it’s members the chance to take surveys in return for some of the highest cash payments. The site works with some of the world’s biggest brands so can offer many different market research opportunities. Once you have signed up you will receive a short profile survey to fill in which will help you receive as many surveys as possible. In return for your time completing surveys you are rewarded with points. As soon as you hit 1000 points in any given month your points are automatically redeemed for a £10 / $10 Paypal payment which is sent the following month.

Brand Institute - Available worldwide. By taking surveys at Brand Institute you have the power to shape the future in many industries ranging from pharmaceutical to consumer products. They have survey panels for both medical professionals and consumers, so everyone is welcome to join. They pay cash for each online survey you take ranging from $2 - $30 (£1.20 - £19.40) each and payment is issued via cheque or Paypal as soon as the survey has closed and responses have been processed. Whether you are a consumer or medical professional then you should definitely join this market research site for the highest paying surveys.

CFS Panel - UK and USA onlly. The CFS Panel (Cash for Surveys Panel) is our own unique survey panel operated by market research site, Cint. You will be rewarded with 50p - £10 ($0.50 - $10) per survey you complete. There is a low minimum cash out amount of just £8 / $8 which is sent instantly via Paypal! (You can choose a £10 / $10 Amazon voucher as an alternative)

MintVine - Worldwide. The Mint Vine Panel is a brand new, unique and user friendly survey site that rewards you for completing surveys, polls, offers and referring your friends. You can also take part in their Mint Roll surveys which are based on your behaviour as well as your opinions. These Mint Roll surveys reward you with $2 (£1.20) each and are available 3 times per week. For registering at the panel today you will get $2 added instantly into your account to get you started. Once you have just $10 (£6) you can cash out and your money is sent within 24 hours to your Paypal account. Mint Vine is a new and exciting survey site that shouldn't be missed out on.

Hiving - Worldwide. Hiving is a survey panel that offers cash rewards for your opinion. For taking and completing surveys here you will be rewarded with Hiving Points. Once you have accumulated just 4000 points you can cash out for £4 which is sent to your Paypal account. Alternatively you can choose to save up your points and cash out 8000 for £8 or 12000 for £12. You can also refer your friends to the site and earn extra points every time they do. The site is available to new members in over 30+ countries around the world including the UK, USA, Canada, Australia and many more.

SurveyRewardz - UK, USA, Canada and Australia only. The Survey Rewardz survey panel is a brand new and exclusive site where you can earn money via different methods by taking surveys. The site is different to others as their system is much more efficient at matching surveys with your profile information. This means that you will not be screened out as often and can earn more in the time you have available. As soon as you have registered you can take numerous surveys straight away by logging into your account. Once you have earned just $1 (64p) you can cash out by Paypal or for a minimum of $5 (£3.20) you can cash out by cheque, virtual Visa card or Amazon voucher. Due to these low minimum cash out amounts and the large amount of surveys available here you could claim your first payment within the first couple of days and get many more thereafter.

Survey Downline - UK, USA, Canada and Australia. Survey Downline is a brand new free market research site where you can earn cash for giving your opinion. Survey Downline is much different to other survey sites as members are viewed as partners. For completing online surveys you will share up to 35% of all the money they earn, plus the opportunity to earn an additional 15% by referring friends to the site. They offer a 3 tier referral program where you can tell your friends about the site and get paid every time they complete an online survey. They have lots of members earning hundreds of dollars every month without taking a single survey! Once you have $20 (£12) in your account you can request payment be sent via Paypal or Facebook credits.

SwagBucks - UK, Ireland, USA, Canadian or Australian residents. You may know Swagbucks for its many fun ways to earn free gift cards for online activities that you already do everyday. But it also has a great surveys program that will reward you for sharing your opinions on popular brands & topics. Their market research panel is very high paying, rewarding you from £1.50 to as much as £40 each. The site is 100% free to join and you can cash out as soon as you have a minimum of just £5 in your account, a lower threshold than most other sites. You can also earn rewards by watching videos, shopping for cash back, searching the web, playing games, and more. Redeem your points for gift cards to major retailers like Amazon, Firebox, PayPal and more.

SavvyConnect - US only. SavvyConnect is a new and exclusive market research panel that is operated by one of the biggest research companies in the world, SurveySavvy. To get started you need to download the software or app for your PC, Smartphone or Tablet. Once this is downloaded and installed you will start earning cash from them for doing very little! The data from the app is used to find out how people are using the Internet so they can create a better experience for everyone else. For keeping the app installed for 30 days you will receive cash to your account. As part of the exclusive SavvyConnect Panel you will also receive other research opportunities where you can earn more money. Once you have just $1 (65p) in your account you can request a payment which is sent in as little as 1 week.

Unique Rewards - Available in USA, UK and Canada only. Unique Rewards provides you with a fast and effective ways to earn money. They offer a wide range of ways to earn including taking surveys online, completing offers, reading emails, visiting websites and shopping online. For signing up you will get $5 (£3) added straight into your account. Once you have earned $20 (£13) you can cash out via cheque or Paypal. Due to their being over 500 free offers on the site many people have reported earning as much as $100 (£60) in their first few
days on the site.

Newvista Live - UK only. Newvista Live is a great market research site that literally pays you £1 for every 5 minutes you spend completing their surveys, so that will be £2 for 10 minutes, £3 for 15 minutes, £4 for 20 minutes etc... Since launching they have paid out nearly £3 million to their members. Once you have
accumulated £50 in your account your payment is sent via cheque. Not only are you financially rewarded for every online survey you take but the site is a true online community that allows you to connect and interact with other members. Make sure you fill in your profile information after you join to start receiving
high paying surveys in the quickest time. You will get a free 500 points (£5) for registering with them today.

Green Panthera - GreenPanthera is a brand new website where you can earn cash for surveys, offers, shopping and lots more. By registering with them today you will get a free £3 ($5) registration bonus added to your account to get you started. By visiting the 'earn' tab within your account you can earn money by taking the poll of the day, surveys and other tasks. Once you have £19 ($30) on your balance you can cash out and your money is sent to your Paypal account within 4 - 10 days.

GfK Digital Trends Panel - UK only. Join the brand new and exclusive GfK Digital Trends Panel to help improve the way the web works for you. After joining you will be asked to download their web meter on your computer and also answer a short survey. For downloading the free browser add-on and keeping it active for thirty days, and you'll be paid £10. For every 90 days you keep it installed and are active at least one day each month you will get an extra £5. On top of this you will also earn £1 - £3 for every online survey that you complete for them. In the first month you will get a guaranteed £10 that can be used at Amazon, John Lewis, iTunes, Currys PC World, Argos, M&S, Topman or many more brands.

Opinion Outpost - UK, USA and Canada only. By completing online surveys at Opinion Outpost UK you will earn points that can be converted to cash once you have a minimum of just £2.50 in your account. This is the lowest minimum payment that we know of out of all market research sites. If you are from a different country you will be paid in your own currency.

Valued Opinions - US, UK, AU and NZ. Valued Opinions is one of the world's biggest market research sites where you can earn up to £5 per survey. For your participation you are rewarded with vouchers with a minimum payout amount of just £10.50. You may also be asked to participate in specialist surveys where you will receive up to £50 each. You can cash out for vouchers for a variety of offline and online shops including Argos, Amazon, Boots, Love2Shop, Outfit, Miss Selfridge, Sanisburys, Cineworld, M&S or many more. Last month alone over 79,000 gift cards were claimed by their members!

Cashback Research - UK, US, Canada & Australia - Cashback Research is a free, new and exclusive website where you can get rewarded with up to $75 (£47.25) for taking online surveys. Once you have registered you get access to their survey dashboard. From the survey dashboard you can see what surveys are available, how much you have earned and when you can request a payout. By logging in everyday you can see your cash adding up quickly. As well as surveys you can participate in offers to boost your cash and you may be invited to clinical trials paying as much as $140 per hour! Once you have just $30 (£18.90) you can cash out via Paypal or for a gift card.

Panelbase - UK only. Panelbase are one of the quickest growing survey panels in the UK. For each survey project you participate in you will be rewarded with between 25p and £10, some surveys even offer a cash reward of £50 each but it does depend on the the duration and complexity, on completion this money will be added straight into your Panelbase account. Once you have accumulated £10 you can withdraw your balance via BACS, (straight into bank) high street shopping vouchers or if you're feeling generous, you can donate your money to charity. Once you have registered £3 will be added straight into your account to get you started.

Pinecone Research - UK residents aged between 18 - 34 only. Pinecone is literally the holy grail of all survey sites, they pay megabucks, but registration is by invitation only. You get £3 cash for every single survey or for testing free products. Sadly, the recruitment process is more secretive than the MI5. You have to wait until you're invited or spot an advert on a website to sign up. Luckily we have this secret link wich means you can sign up exclusively here today.

Points2Shop - UK and US residents only. Points2Shop is an online rewards site with hundreds of thousands of members all around the world. By becoming a member you can earn points by taking surveys, playing games, watching videos, completing online offers, doing your shopping online and lots more activities. You will earn cash into your account for each activity you complete. Once you have enough money on your balance you can cash out for money which is sent by Paypal, Dwolla, Payza or cheque. As an alternative to redeeming cash you can exchange your blance for points which can then be used to buy any items through Amazon. If theres nothing you want there and then, then you can swap your points for an Amazon gift card. Many people that have signed up have reported that they have earnt hundreds of pounds in their first month.

i-Say Panel - UK, US and Canada Only. The brand new, unique and user friendly i-Say survey community is owned by leading market research company, IPSOS. By taking surveys on anything from global brands to entertainment and lots more you get the power to help influence how products are made and updated. For your time you are rewarded with between 5 and 250 i-Say points. You will also earn more points through their loyalty program. Once you have 1380 points you can claim £10 gift vouchers for various high street shops, restaurants or Amazon. If you choose an Amazon voucher it is sent instantly, the other come through the post.