How to earn more this holiday season in Kansas City

The holidays are a time to eat, drink, and be merry. It’s when you cozy up by a fireplace with a glass of chilled eggnog. Hop on a plane to see family in other parts of the country. Exchange heartfelt gifts with the ones you love to show them how much you care. 

But when the cost of all of this adds up, the vibe can go from joyous to stressful… fast. 

Now, Instawork is available to Show-Me State residents to show them how to utilize flexible work and make extra cash to pay for their holiday celebrations.

Workers seeking an earnings increase will benefit too, as the average hourly pay rate on the Instawork platform in Kansas City is $17.20 per hour – more than 50% over the state’s minimum wage of $11.15. 

Visit or download the app to learn more.

Get to earning and get paid

More than 23,000 people in Kansas City 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 the 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

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Common roles for Instawork in Kansas City include general labor, warehouse, event server, and prep cook shifts.

Businesses are connected with reliable Pros

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 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, including in Kansas City. 

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.