Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Camp Counselor is $9.94
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Camp Counselors?
An entry-level Camp Counselor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.14 based on 30 salaries. An early career Camp Counselor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.80 based on 122 salaries. A mid-career Camp …Read more
What Do Camp Counselors Do?
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.
Responsibilities of a camp counselor depend on the nature of the camp itself. Some camps are more geared toward outdoors …Read more
- Assist with group supervision of campers.
- Work with other camp staff to promote fun, health, safety and etiquette.
- Assist campers with cleaning and other routine duties.
- Lead small group activities in numerous areas such as art, fitness, and social engagement.