Gather important information. To pay your Dish Network bill online, you will need to know your 16-digit account number, located in the upper right portion of your bill. In addition, have your debit/credit card number or your checking/savings account and routing numbers available.
Sign up for a Dish Network account online at the company's website. With a Dish Network online account, you will be able to access your account information, statements and payment history. Once registered, choose the "My Account" link. Then select the "Payment" link.
Choose a payment method. Dish Network accepts credit cards, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. It also accepts debit cards that have the NYCE, Pulse or Star logo on the back of the card. If you do not have debit or credit cards, you can use an electronic funds transfer or Green Dot MoneyPak.
Enter a payment amount, either your account balance or a different amount. Then, enter your method of payment. Once you have entered all of your payment information, you will be able to review it before submitting your payment.
Confirm your payment. Check to see that your payment has been credited to your Dish Network account by clicking on the "Account Information" link under "My Account."