Posted June 07, 2018 04:31:24 If you’re an intern, there’s a lot you can do to make the most of it.
The average pay for a full-time intern at an engineering firm ranges from $11,600 to $13,800 per year.
The same position pays $8,500-$10,000 more.
Internships can be lucrative for those who are talented, but for those without experience, the pay is often too low.
Here’s what you need to know to make an honest decision.
Why an Internships Job is so Cheap: Internships are one of the easiest ways to earn extra cash.
Paying $7,000 to $10,400 for an internship is much more than a normal job, according to the National Employment Law Project.
It’s also significantly cheaper than many college and career-oriented jobs.
The minimum wage in the U.S. is $7.25 per hour, which is less than the average wage in most other developed nations.
The unemployment rate for Americans under the age of 18 is just under 9 percent, compared to the national rate of 5.4 percent.
Even with a high salary, you’re likely to work a lot more hours than your classmates and make less money.
In many countries, internships are unpaid.
In other words, you don’t have to do anything to earn money in the United States.
For instance, many foreign companies that hire Americans are often paid at least $2,000 per person.
But the minimum wage is not set by the U