How To Ask If Internship Is Paid?

Can I ask if internship is paid?

Don’t worry about asking.

Since many internships in the US are unpaid, it’s not at all offensive to inquire, even up-front.

I’ve interviewed interns, paid and unpaid, and they always ask.

I didn’t remember that until you mentioned it, but they did.

How do you politely ask for salary?

Be polite but direct in asking about the starting salary.

Show enthusiasm for the position. If the company has asked whether you’re interested in the job, you should thank them for their message, state that the position does sound interesting, and then write “May I ask what the salary range is?”

How do I ask my employer for an unpaid internship?

Write a cover letter. Begin by introducing yourself and say that you’re seeking an internship. Provide a brief synopsis of your resume and explain why you want to work for the company you’re applying to. Explain how you think an internship would benefit you and further your career, and what you can offer in return.

How much should I ask for internship?

“Interns aren’t getting paid anything!” Typically, computer science majors get about $20 an hour in a paid internship, liberal arts majors about $15. Let’s split the difference and say you make about $17 an hour, or $680 a week before taxes. If your internship runs for 10 weeks, that’s $6,800.