Facebook Internship higher than average American salary
Glassdoor lists Facebook intern salaries at $7,500 a month, which is significantly higher than average American salary of $3,800
* Recent survey cited by Bloomberg, showed wages for interns at $8,000
* That equates to $96,000 annually compared to average of $46,481.52
Facebook interns could make around $22,500 but it would take an ordinary worker six months to hit $22,800 If you’ve ever wondered how much an intern at Facebook makes on average per month, look no further, as the social media giant pays its interns well over what the average American makes per month.
Facebook earned first place on last year’s internship ranking from job site Glassdoor
Glassdoor lists salaries for interns between $6,400 and $7,500 a month, which is significantly higher than what the average American makes at roughly $3,800, according to Business Insider Facebook interns (pictured) make between $6,400 and $7,500 a month, which is significantly higher than what the average American makes at roughly $3,800 per month.
Pinterest and Facebook were the companies with the highest paid interns, according to a survey released in April. Pictured is Facebook intern Janelle McGregory Not only does the company pay its interns big bucks, Facebook also gives them lots of perks such as rent-free apartments, all-expense-paid trips and not to mention cool Facebook gear (pictured) Janelle McGregory, an English and literature major at Spelman College in Atlanta, told the Insider that she applied on a whim to Facebook’s FB University for Business program in 2015 after a recruiter visited her school. She said: ‘We’re not just here to do grunt work,’ she says. ‘[Facebook] allows us to really head our own projects, they really listen to what we have to say. They take our opinions seriously.’
A recent survey cited by Bloomberg, showed wages for interns at $8,000. That equates to $96,000 annually. The Social Security Administration found that the national average wage index was $46,481.52 by the end of 2014. In just three months over the summer, Facebook interns could make around $22,500; whereas, it would take an ordinary worker six months to hit $22,800. Not only does the company pay its interns big bucks, Facebook also gives them lots of perks such as rent-free apartments and all-expense-paid trips. The interns also get free food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Facebook’s campus, theater performances, Alcatraz tours and scavenger hunts, according to Business Insider.
1. Pinterest: $9,000
2. Facebook: $8,000
3. VMware: $7,500
4. LinkedIn: $7,500
5. Yelp: $7,200-$7,400
6. Twitch: $7,200
7. Uber: $7,200
8. Microsoft: $7,200
9. Google: $6,100 – $6,700
10. Twitter: $6,000 – $7,000