The average rate for a Camp Counselor is $9.07 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$14,801 - $35,235
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MEDIAN: $17,793
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$7.73 - $12.29
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$14,801 - $35,235  
   
Bonus
$235.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,822 - $26,596  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$7.73 - $12.29  
   
Overtime
$15.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$235.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,822 - $26,596  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Job Description for Camp Counselor

A camp counselor is a position that generally works with children in an after-school or summer-long capacity. It is not necessarily required that a camp counselor has a degree, as some camps recruit high school or college-age individuals for the positions. Camp counselors should be outgoing individuals, who are creative, patient, and able to communicate with children.

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Camp Counselor Tasks

  • Assist campers with cleaning and other routine duties.
  • Lead small group activities in numerous areas such as art, fitness, and social engagement.
  • Assist with group supervision of campers.
  • Work with other camp staff to promote fun, health, safety and etiquette.

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Experience Affects Camp Counselor Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$19,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
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Vision:
dental benefits
None: 97%
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