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Counselor Camp Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$27,799 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$322

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Counselor Camp is $27,799 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Counselor Camp is between $24,959 and $32,437. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Directs activities of children at vacation camp: plans activities, such as hikes, cookouts, and campfires, to provide wide variety of camping experiences.
  • Demonstrates use of camping equipment and explains principles and techniques of activities, such as backpacking, nature study, and outdoor cooking, to increase campers' knowledge and competence.
  • Plans and arranges competition in activities, such as team sports or housekeeping, to stimulate campers' interest and participation.
  • Demonstrates use of materials and tools to instruct children in arts and crafts.
  • Instructs campers in skills, such as canoeing, sailing, swimming, archery, horseback riding, and animal care, explaining and demonstrating procedures and safety techniques.
  • Organizes, leads, instructs, and referees games.
  • Enforces camp rules and regulations to guide conduct, maintain discipline, and safeguard health of campers.
  • May be identified according to type of camp activity.
Counselor Camp Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Recreation Workers

Job family population: 352,350

Estimated population of Counselor Camp jobs: 63,187

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$32,226
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Counselor Camp Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Day Camp Counselor
Feb 22
Chicago, IL, USA
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
The Day Camp Counselor serves as a professional role model for our campers by leading through example and guiding campers through recreational activities that teach life skills, encourage healthy and ...
Summer Camp Counselor (Pre-K - 4th grade)
May 16
Galileo Learning
Summer Camp Counselors are the single most consistent presence in the experience of each Camp Galileo camper, and so have the greatest potential impact on each campers summer. This responsibility ...
Summer Camp Counselor (Pre-K - 4th grade)
May 16
Evanston Area, United States
Galileo Learning
Summer Camp Counselors are the single most consistent presence in the experience of each Camp Galileo camper, and so have the greatest potential impact on each camper's summer. This responsibility ...
Summer Camp Counselor
May 15
Galileo Learning
Summer Camp Counselors are the single most consistent presence in the experience of each Camp Galileo camper, and so have the greatest potential impact on each campers summer. This responsibility ...
Summer Camp Counselor
May 7
Evanston Area, United States
Galileo Learning
Summer Camp Counselors are the single most consistent presence in the experience of each Camp Galileo camper, and so have the greatest potential impact on each camper's summer. This responsibility ...
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