Indeed Job Posting

Indeed Job Posting

An Indeed job posting is the promotion of an open position on by an employer. Job seekers can search job postings there and apply to jobs through Indeed's website, or be routed to an employer's careers page to finish an application.

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How To Post Jobs On Indeed:

1. Start off at, and click "Employers/Post Job."

How To Post To Indeed Step 1

2. Enter the text for your job title and job description.

How To Post A Job To Indeed Step 2

3. Add application questions.

Applicants will be asked if they meet these requirements. Great for filtering out unqualified candidates, but be sure to only use requirements you really need, or you may filter out great potential employees.

How To Post A Job To Indeed Step 3

4. Preview the job.

You'll get to see what your job advertisement looks like so far, and make any changes.

How To Post A Job To Indeed Step 4

5. Enter your account information.

Indeed's registration form asks for some additional information about you and your company.

How To Post A Job To Indeed Step 5

6. Decide whether or not you want to sponsor your job.

Indeed has a cool slider to make your posting cost for Indeed sponsored jobs easy to figure out. Use it to see how many applicants you can expect for the amount you spend.

7. Add billing and credit card information.

How To Post A Job To Indeed Step 7

8. Provide additional company information.

You can provide additional information about your company, and add a company logo. We recommend you do both. Describe the company by thinking about what an ideal candidate would be interested in learning.

On the final screen, you can click to see your candidates, check your spending and budget, and change the ad status form "Open" to "Closed," or "Paused."

Indeed Job Dashboard
Cost To Post A Job On Indeed
Cost to Post a Job on Indeed:

The cost of posting a job on Indeed starts at $0.00. Pricing is between $0.10 and $5.00 per click if you boost your post with a pay-per-click campaign. So you can post to Indeed for free, but depending on the job you're filling, you may want to use a PPC campaign to get the candidates you need.

How To Post A Job On Indeed For Free
How to Post a Job on Indeed for Free:
  1. Go to and create an account.
  2. Add details about your job posting.
  3. Fill out the application questions (optional).
  4. Review the job posting.
  5. Add your account information.
  6. On the Sponsor Job page, click "Post job without sponsoring" to the right of "Continue."


How does Indeed work for employers?

Indeed allows employers to post jobs on its site and reach a high number of potential candidates. Applications can be sent to employers via email. Or, if the employer prefers, they can be sent directly to the company careers page after clicking on a job listing.

What are sponsored jobs on Indeed?

Sponsored jobs on Indeed are listings that are given greater visibility because an employer is paying for each click it receives. Sponsored jobs appear above and below free job post listings, and stay there so that potential applicants can see them even as they're scrolling through free postings.

Does charge for job postings?

Yes, Indeed does charge for sponsored job postings that appear above and below free listings. Indeed employer cost is set by a budget. You can also choose to post on Indeed for free, with less visibility for your post. That said, it's probably the best free job posting site.

What is the Indeed job post cost?

The cost to post a job on Indeed can be from .10¢ to $5 per click, depending on the job and what you decide to bid. Total Indeed post job cost can be limited to a budget. You can also choose to post your job on Indeed absolutely free.

How to advertise a job on Indeed?

To advertise a job on Indeed, visit the site at, click on Post a Job, enter information about your business and a job description, and then use the slider on the page to sponsor your job advertisement.

How to post a job opening on Indeed?

  1. Go to Indeed Post Jobs.
  2. Go through the site's step-by-step process (it's easy).
  3. Decide if you want to do a paid or free job listing.
  4. Enter your business details and payment info (if you're sponsoring the job).
  5. Review and publish.

How much does it cost to post a job on Indeed?

On Indeed how much to post a job can range from $0.00 to $5 for each applicant that clicks on your sponsored post. Employers set a total budget per day, as well as what they're willing to bid for each click from a potential applicant, so there's a lot of control over your potential Indeed job posting cost.

Will Indeed post a job for me in multiple countries?

Yes, Indeed does have a multi-location tool for posting, and they've got active job boards in many countries. It won't post other countries for Indeed employers automatically, however. After you've posted your job for a single location, edit it and click "Post in multiple locations."

What does sponsored mean on Indeed?

This means that an employer is paying to get better placement for the ad. Indeed pricing for this starts at $0.10 per click. Free Indeed job postings will not show as sponsored. If you're posting jobs on Indeed for free and not getting enough candidates, you may want to try this.

Is Indeed free to post jobs?

Yes, you can post jobs on absolutely free. Sponsoring the job may give you more exposure, but it's possible, and simple, to post free.

How does Indeed compare to other site?

We have done detailed comparisons between Indeed and ZipRecruiter, Dice, Monster, Glassdoor, and Linkedin.