The best places for summer jobs

It’s only a matter of weeks before high schoolers are off for the summer, and while some will lounge around and do nothing all day, others hope to make a little cash with a summer job. Unfortunately for some parents, it may not be so easy for their teens to find a summer job these days, and where you live may have a huge effect on whether you have to deal with them on the couch all summer. 

Well, WalletHub set out to determine the places where teens have the best shot at landing a summer job. They looked at 180 markets across 21 key indicators of employment, including things like median income of part-time workers, availability of summer jobs and internships and more.

So which teens will have the easiest time finding a gig this summer? Well, those in Orlando, Florida, apparently have it the easiest. Orlando earned a score of 68.86 out of 100, ranking number two for youth job market, and 13thfor social environment affordability.Guess a lot of teens will be working in Disney.

Top Ten Places To Find Summer Jobs

  1. Orlando, FL
  2. Scottsdale, AZ
  3. Denver, CO
  4. Dover, DE
  5. Wilmington, DE
  6. Portland, ME
  7. Las Vegas, NV
  8. Austin, TX
  9. Columbia, MD
  10. Fort Lauderdale, FL

As for where it will be hardest to find a summer gig, Santa Clarita, California lands at the bottom of the list with a score of 34.17 out of 100.