Summer Jobs for College Students

Students are always curious about how to make money during summer. Luckily, they have a possibility to find summer jobs, which help them gain new skills, develop their personality, earn money, and become more mature. The following is a list of jobs in which students can engage. 


Outdoor Jobs

Sometimes, college life is mundane and deprived of creative activities. If you are not sure how to make money and have a burning desire to spend summer outdoors, you may choose to become a camp counselor, golf caddy, lifeguard or raise money by landscaping service. Camp counseling allows a student to develop leadership and decision-making skills. Golf caddies and landscape employees, including lawnmowers, usually, get bonuses.Woman paying for her order in a cafe

Even working four or five hours, you may earn enough money since generous clients usually give tips. A lifeguard is an option for you in case you are a good swimmer.

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Service Jobs

If you are interested in teamwork and communication, such summer jobs as retailer or employee in a café are a perfect choice. Apart from earning money, you benefit from the jobs by developing team spirit and social skills. Another appropriate vacancy among service jobs is a housekeeper. Such a position teaches a teen responsibility and gives a possibility to earn $10 per hour. Additionally, as a housekeeper, you may either work in fashionable hotels or help in cleaning malls and streets.

Profitable Jobs

While college life gives you a better understanding of what your chosen major really is, internship and tutoring contribute to your becoming a good professional. Although internship is unpaid, it assists in developing job-related skills and gaining experience. Tutoring also requires knowledge and patience. However, teens who work as tutors may earn $15 and more. Babysitting is also a lucrative job but needs a lot of care and attention. Those students who can cope with children and want to become teachers may work as nannies.

Choose What You Like

Keep in mind that when you apply for a position, you should be highly interested in your activity. Furthermore, each job provides you with considerable experience and gives you an opportunity to develop both your personality and your professional skills.