How San Antonio’s booming economy is giving workers opportunities with Instawork

San Antonio’s economy is growing - and it’s growing FAST.

Did you know that San Antonio’s economy will exceed many other large cities in 2023 and it’s recently been ranked number five among America’s fastest growers?

With local businesses growing and looking for qualified hourly workers, there’s never been a better time to create a profile on the Instawork app and enjoy flexible work opportunities across the San Antonio metro area. 

The average hourly pay rate on the Instawork platform in San Antonio is $18.95 per hour – well over double the state’s minimum wage of just $7.25. 

Visit or download the app to learn more.

Using flexible work to put family first

More than 13,000 people in San Antonio have already downloaded the Instawork app and are working to staff business locations across the metro area.

Hourly workers who are ready to become an Instawork Pro can easily download the app, create a profile, find a shift that matches their skills and interests, and start working in as little as 24 hours. Pros can find shifts in hospitality, retail, and warehouse/logistics.

Hourly professionals using Instawork experience: 

  • Work flexibility: build schedules around personal lives and income goals
  • Financial stability - view shift earnings before you work
  • Unlimited income potential: work as little or as much as you want
  • Get paid quickly: ability to get paid the same day with Instapay
  • Unique and exciting work opportunities

The most common roles for Instawork in San Antonio include line cook, general labor, prep cook, and event server positions and new businesses are constantly offering exciting work opportunities.

While many Instawork Pros enjoy grabbing shifts to make extra cash, many find increased time with their family and friends to be one of the biggest perks of the platform. 

Take Eduardo, who has used Instawork all across the country for years

and took the app with him when he moved to San Antonio last year. He told us, “I love the fact that I can book shifts at my leisure and the pay is great. The way it allows me to provide for my family has truly been life changing.” 

Or there’s Melissa, who is using flexible work to transition into a new

life in Texas with her just-retired mother. Melissa said, “I started this on a whim to spend more time with my mom and I’ve just loved it. I wanted the flexibility and I didn’t want to be tied down to one full time job. While I’ve tried lots of apps, Instawork has the best shifts.” 

Businesses can find the workers they need

High quality, reliable Instawork Pros are matched with businesses, Instawork Partners, to fill available shifts and deliver valuable services. 

The Instawork platform uses over 30 data points to best match Pros with businesses that need their skills and experience. We also encourage both hourly workers and businesses to rate each other on a five-star scale after each shift to help match future shifts with those who are best qualified. 

Businesses that rely on Instawork Pros including in the Lone Star State range from nationally-recognized hotels and restaurant groups to some of the city’s favorite local hot spots. Instawork is also proud to staff over half of the baseball and football stadiums across the country.

Businesses using Instawork experience:

  • Quick access to qualified workers in their community
  • Improved operational efficiency with quality and reliable staffing
  • Increased customer loyalty due happier staff and better experiences
  • Time saved on administrative tasks, returning focus to other top priorities

If you’re interested in learning how Instawork can help staff your business, complete the form below. Hourly workers looking to build a flexible work schedule can visit or download the app to learn more.