Camp Placement Counselors

Our Camp Placement participants are pre-screened international applicants looking for a job in a U.S. camp. You can hire these candidates by logging in to your account, and looking through our available applications.

Camp Placement Counselors Placement Fee Minimum Stipend (pre-tax) Total Cost
All Ages (Self Travel) $1,300 $1,750 $3,050
All Ages (With Flights) $2,000 $1,050 $3,050
  • Minimum stipends are based on 63 days of work. After 63 days of work, counselors should be paid a minimum of $30 per additional day worked.

  • Counselors must receive pay and benefits commensurate with those offered to their American counterparts.

  • Camp Host Employer agrees to follow applicable federal, state and local minimum wage and overtime laws.


Self Placement Counselors

Self-Placement participants are first time international counselors who have secured a job offer by contacting your camp, and making arrangements with your camp directly.

Self Placement Counselors Placement Fee Minimum Stipend (pre-tax) Total Cost
All Ages $200 Determined by employer Determined by employer
  • Self Placement fee(s) waived if you also hire one or more Camp Placement participants.

Returning Placement Counselors

Returning Placements are participants who have worked at a camp in a previous year and have secured a job offer by contacting your camp, and making arrangements with your camp directly.

Returning Placement Counselors Placement Fee Minimum Stipend (pre-tax) Total Cost
All Ages $0 Determined by employer Determined by employer
  • InterExchange is only permitted to sponsor a limited number of 3+ year returnees. Sponsorship for these participants is subject to availability.

What We Provide

When you choose InterExchange, the staff you hire will receive:

  • Documents to obtain a J-1 Visa (DS-2019 Form)
  • Accident and sickness insurance for the entire duration of their contract
  • An InterExchange Participant Handbook and information about living in the USA
  • A pre-departure online orientation
  • 24-hour program support throughout the summer

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