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Salary Information - Summer of 2017

Dates of employment:  
Specialty Training Thursday, June 8 thru Saturday, June 10, 2017
(Staff should arrive late afternoon on
Wednesday, June 7)
Staff Training Sunday, June 11 thru Saturday, June 17, 2017
(Staff should arrive about 4 PM on Sunday, June 11)
Children's Camp Dates Sunday, June 18 thru Saturday, August 12, 2017
Salary Breakdown:  
Base Salary $3350 for 9 weeks of camp
(Staff training week & 8 weeks of camp)
Bonus Additions:  
Additional years on staff $200 per year
(i.e. $200 for 2nd year, $400 for 3rd year, etc.)
Travel Allowance $100-$200 for Out of State Residents

*Additional benefits to Salary provided by camp for camp counselors and staff are weekly laundry service, full room and board. All bonuses are paid only upon successful completion of entire summer contract.

Administrative Staff/Senior Staff Roles are paid on a different scale based on qualifications. Positions include: Girls Head Camp Counselor, Boys Head Camp Counselor, Trips Coordinator, CILT Trainer, Waterfront Director, Activity Director, P.M. Director and Head Lifeguard.

All Skylake camp counselors and staff members are required to possess Red Cross certifications in First Aid, CPR and Lifeguarding. A very limited number of openings are available for pre-approved staff to receive lifeguarding certification at Skylake in the week prior to staff training. The majority of staff need to complete this course before coming to staff training. Those camp counselors and staff members obtaining their lifeguard certification at Skylake will be charged $250 for the course.