Re: Camp Staff Pay
James Hermann (jhermann@AIS.NET)
Fri, 30 Jun 1995 07:11:23 -0500
On Thu, 29 Jun 1995, Josh Miller wrote:
> I believe that you will find many camps still paying in the range of $40 a
> week. In Illinois there is a state statue that sets the minimum wage salary
> for summer camp staff and it says the prevailing minimum wage times 40 hours
> less 25% for room and board provided to staff. this works out to a starting
> salary of $132.50 per week. Even with the statue many councils in Illinois
> do not pay the correct amount.
Another Council in Illinios pays a CIT $100 for the entire summer and the
next year the Counselers get $360 for the entire summer, about $40 per week.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City