Wages for Co-ops & Internships
Co-ops and internships are typically paid experiences. The work site supervisor and the student negotiate the salary and additional benefits, if any.
Compensation should be consistent with similar paid positions within the organization and in the region.
Sample hourly wage figures were compiled by Career Services from co-op and internship records in 2012-2013.
College of Education and Human Services
Range: $7.70 - $17.70
College of Engineering and Computer Science
Range: $7.70 - $44.42
College of Liberal Arts
Range: $7.67 - $22.50
College of Nursing
Range: $9.00 - $26.15
Raj Soin College of Business
Range: $7.40 - $27.50
College of Science and Math
Range: $10.00 - $35.00
Questions about compensation can be directed to Career Services. An assistant director, who serves as a liaison in your professional field, will be happy to respond to your questions.