How much does an Internship make?

Updated Sep 28, 2023

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$40,572 / yrTotal Pay
$38,597 / yrBase Pay
$1,975 / yrAdditional Pay

$40,572

 / yr
$24K$70K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Internship is $40,572 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $38,597 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,975 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Intern

$42,127 /yr
Intern
$44,294 /yr
Senior Intern
$45,256 /yr
Lead Intern
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What is the total pay trajectory for Intern?

Job TitleSalary
Intern$42,127 /yr
Senior Intern$44,294 /yr
Lead Intern$45,256 /yr

Top Paying Companies

For an Internship in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Internship in United States. Employers include Meta, Intel Corporation and NVIDIA.

1
Meta
Meta
$156,289/yr
2K open jobs
3
NVIDIA
$117,045/yr
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Top Paying Companies

For Internship in United States

1Meta$156,289
2Intel Corporation$124,564
3NVIDIA$117,045
4Cisco Systems$115,207
5Microsoft$115,024
6Synopsys$111,081
7ConocoPhillips$108,288
8Chevron$104,049
9Samsung Research America$102,645
10Red Hat$102,040
Total Pay Trajectory

For Intern

$42,127 /yr
Intern
$44,294 /yr
Senior Intern
$45,256 /yr
Lead Intern
See Full Career Path

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What is the total pay trajectory for Intern?

Job TitleSalary
Intern$42,127 /yr
Senior Intern$44,294 /yr
Lead Intern$45,256 /yr

What are total pay estimates for an Internship at different companies?

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Google
4.4
InternshipSee 171 salaries from all locations

$99,088

 / yr
Amazon
3.7
InternshipSee 147 salaries from all locations

$29

 / hr
PwC
3.9
InternshipSee 114 salaries from all locations

$33

 / hr
Intel Corporation
4.1
InternshipSee 86 salaries from all locations

$59

 / hr
EY
3.9
InternshipSee 80 salaries from all locations

$27

 / hr
Deloitte
4
InternshipSee 80 salaries from all locations

$29

 / hr
IBM
3.9
InternshipSee 80 salaries from all locations

$40

 / hr

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Apple
4.2
InternshipSee 77 salaries from all locations

$29

 / hr
Tesla
3.6
InternshipSee 72 salaries from all locations

$27

 / hr
McDonald's
3.5
InternshipSee 72 salaries from all locations

$19

 / hr
NBCUniversal
4.1
InternshipSee 68 salaries from all locations

$22

 / hr
NASA
4.5
InternshipSee 63 salaries from all locations

$31

 / hr
Northwestern Mutual
4
InternshipSee 62 salaries from all locations

$21

 / hr
Microsoft
4.3
InternshipSee 61 salaries from all locations

$115,024

 / yr
Meta
3.9
InternshipSee 60 salaries from all locations

$13,024

 / mo
KPMG
3.8
InternshipSee 60 salaries from all locations

$29

 / hr
Morgan Stanley
4
InternshipSee 58 salaries from all locations

$30

 / hr
Walt Disney Company
3.9
InternshipSee 55 salaries from all locations

$21

 / hr
Target
3.6
InternshipSee 54 salaries from all locations

$17

 / hr
Enterprise
3.6
InternshipSee 51 salaries from all locations

$19

 / hr
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Internship Salaries

Job TitleSalary
Google Internship salaries - 171 salaries reported$99,088/yr
Amazon Internship salaries - 147 salaries reported$29/hr
PwC Internship salaries - 114 salaries reported$33/hr
Intel Corporation Internship salaries - 86 salaries reported$59/hr
EY Internship salaries - 80 salaries reported$27/hr
Deloitte Internship salaries - 80 salaries reported$29/hr
IBM Internship salaries - 80 salaries reported$40/hr
Apple Internship salaries - 77 salaries reported$29/hr
Tesla Internship salaries - 72 salaries reported$27/hr
McDonald's Internship salaries - 72 salaries reported$19/hr
NBCUniversal Internship salaries - 68 salaries reported$22/hr
NASA Internship salaries - 63 salaries reported$31/hr
Northwestern Mutual Internship salaries - 62 salaries reported$21/hr
Microsoft Internship salaries - 61 salaries reported$115,024/yr
Meta Internship salaries - 60 salaries reported$13,024/mo
KPMG Internship salaries - 60 salaries reported$29/hr
Morgan Stanley Internship salaries - 58 salaries reported$30/hr
Walt Disney Company Internship salaries - 55 salaries reported$21/hr
Target Internship salaries - 54 salaries reported$17/hr
Enterprise Internship salaries - 51 salaries reported$19/hr
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Top Paying Industries

For an Internship in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Internship in United States are Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $77,350, Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $76,390, Information Technology with a median total pay of $75,818, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $61,335, and Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $61,241.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$77,350

    33% Higher than other industries

  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$76,390

    32% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$75,818

    31% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$61,335

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$61,241

    15% Higher than other industries

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Top paying companies in Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology for Internship are Amgen, Genentech, and Gilead Sciences.

AmgenAmgen$99,355/yr
GenentechGenentech$93,945/yr
Gilead SciencesGilead Sciences$93,018/yr

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Location

Total Pay

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Intern

United States of America

 | <1 year

$1,500

/mo

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Internship

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Intern

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Intern

United States of America

 | <1 year

$30

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Intern

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$2,000

/mo

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Intern

United States of America

 | <1 year

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Intern

United States of America

 | <1 year

$35

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Business Intern

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Internship pay FAQ

The average salary for an Internship is $40,572 per year in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 26680 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Internship employees in United States.

The highest salary for an Internship in United States is $54,124 per year.

The lowest salary for an Internship in United States is $30,487 per year.

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