Zoom user types and roles

The features available for your Zoom meetings will vary based on your account type, user type, and how your account is configured by your Zoom account owner or admin (if applicable). 

You can access your Zoom account through one or more of the following login options: email and password login, Facebook login, Apple login, Google login, or single sign-on (SSO).

This article covers:

How to identify your Zoom account type

Zoom accounts are based on the type of plan and products you have selected. You can find out what type of account you have on your account profile page. If you are interested in changing your Zoom account type, take a look at our pricing plans and options for our video conferencing solutions.

There are 4 types of accounts:

Zoom is also migrating new and upgrading accounts to newly rebranded account names: 

These accounts are functionally no different from their originals, so any use of generic account types in any feature prerequisites should be understood to include both account versions. However, if a feature requires a Zoom Workplace account, the prerequisites will specify Zoom Workplace.

How to identify your role within a Zoom account

Zoom account roles are based on the abilities a user has access to from an administrative standpoint during a Zoom meeting. Each user will belong to one of the roles below, and different roles have their unique privilege. You can find which role you have on your account on your Account Profile page.

There are 3 default roles in an account:

Note: Custom roles can also be created for your account.

How to identify your Zoom user type

Depending on your account type, you will fall into one of the following user types. You can find your user type on your Profile page. If you are an admin or account owner, you can view user types for all users under your account on the Users page.

There are 3 types of users:

How to invite others to your account

An account owner or admin can add/invite other users to their account.

Learn how to add and manage users.