It’s only a matter of weeks before high schoolers are off for the summer, and while some will lounge around and do nothing all day, others hope to make a little cash with a summer job. Unfortunately for some parents, it may not be so easy for their teens to find a summer job these days, and where you live may have a huge effect on whether you have to deal with them on the couch all summer.
Well, WalletHub set out to determine the places where teens have the best shot at landing a summer job. They looked at 180 markets across 21 key indicators of employment, including things like median income of part-time workers, availability of summer jobs and internships and more.
So which teens will have the easiest time finding a gig this summer? Well, those in Scottsdale, Arizona, which earned a score of 67.39 out of 100, ranking number one for youth job market, and fourth for social environment affordability. Coming in second is Orlando, Florida, which makes us thing Disney may have a lot of teens on the job this season.
Top Ten Places To Find Summer Jobs
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Salt Lake City, UT
Rapid City, SD