Hire contractors in Indonesia

Hiring contractors in Indonesia? Rippling can help you onboard and pay Indonesian contractors in a single system. In just a few clicks, you can localize onboarding, provision IT and app access, and run payroll for your contractors in Indonesia—while staying compliant with local laws. 

Avg Time to Hiring

Less than 5 minutes



Time Zone

GMT+7 (Jakarta)

Ready to hire a contractor in Indonesia?

Book a 30-minute demo to see how Rippling can help you hire and onboard a contractor in Indonesia in under 90 seconds.

at a glance

Hiring contractors in Indonesia can be a rollercoaster

With a population of over 275 million people, Indonesia is a great place to hire contractors and grow your business. However, hiring Indonesian freelancers involves following their labor laws carefully. You need to classify workers correctly according to the country's Employment Law and choose suitable payment methods that align with the contractor's terms. Rippling simplifies this whole process, letting you easily pay your contractors in Indonesian Rupiah and expand your global team smoothly and compliantly.

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Worry-free Compliance

Avoid misclassifying contractors in Indonesia

Rippling can help you avoid costly misclassification mistakes. Worried that your Indonesian contractors are misclassified? Try our free classification assessment to find out.

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Support your Indonesian contractors right out of the box with Rippling

Simplified Onboarding

Onboard contractors in Indonesia in 90 seconds

Rippling makes it easy to onboard Indonesian contractors. Send out contracts in minutes. In a single onboarding flow, contractors can sign agreements, submit required payroll and KYC information, and even set up their email account or apps—all in a few minutes from their phone.

Global Workforce Management

Seamlessly transition contractors between countries

In the digital nomad era, give your contractors the flexibility to work from anywhere. With Rippling, you can easily transition a contractor from one country to another, without needing to terminate and re-hire them.


Set up and manage your Indonesian contractors’ IT needs

Give contractors access to apps like Google Workspace and Slack with a few clicks—and remove it just as easily at the end of their contracts. You can increase security by enforcing multi-factor authentication and even set up workflows to automatically alert you of any suspicious login activity.

Contractor Compensation

Easily pay Indonesian contractors in IDR

Easily pay contractors in your currency or IDR. And if you need to pay someone off-cycle for a late invoice? You can do that in minutes. Contractor payments are tied to invoices and integrated time-tracking, saving you manual data entry in pay runs and creating a papertrail to protect against misclassification risk.