May 19, 2016

The Best Cities For Summer Jobs In 2016 According To WalletHub.com

What are you doing this summer? As your cool and seasonal jobs headquarters, we recommend that you pursue a fun job this summer season. That’s why when we stumbled upon a post about the best cities for summer jobs in 2016 from WalletHub.com we knew we had to share this valuable information with you.

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Summer is the perfect time to find cool jobs. People want to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. The beach, mountains, and outdoor activities are appealing during the warm summer months and this means employment opportunities for you. Now there are plenty of summer jobs available in every city, but some cities have more opportunities than others.

WalletHub look at the top 150 largest cities and compared those cities based on 18 metrics. After crunching the numbers, these were the best cities for summer jobs:

  1. Washington, District of Columbia
  2. Scottsdale, Arizona
  3. San Francisco, California
  4. Orlando, Florida
  5. Reno, Nevada
  6. Cincinnati, Ohio
  7. Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  8. St. Louis, Missouri
  9. Boise, Idaho
  10. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

WalletHub went on to break the list down via other interesting statistics/metrics and features a Ask The Experts section. If you’re in the market for a summer job, definitely read the full report.

This list is a great starting point for your summer job search, but don’t rule out finding cool jobs in awesome small towns too! If we were going to recommend a few cool summer job niches to pursue, we would recommend:

There are so many cool options! Find a cool summer job and it can be life changing. Trust us.

Don’t worry. It’s not to late to start your summer job search. Search and apply for summer jobs on the JobMonkey JobCenter today. Employers are still actively hiring for the busy summer season. Are you ready to find a cool summer job?

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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