(WXYZ) — Summer vacation is a few weeks away and when schools out, work picks up –at least for some.
But according to Forbes magazine, only around 40% of teens work summer jobs. That’s down from more than 60% from the early 90s. Summer jobs are a great way to earn work experience and cash.
In our Thursday’s Top 7, we’re bringing you the best paying summer jobs.
At number 7 on our list is lifeguard. The job pays well, but it can be stressful. You actually are counted on to save lives just like the life guards here at the Livonia Community Center. The pay isn’t bad either. In metro Detroit, most jobs pay between $10-15 an hour.
Lifeguard Sarah Mcbain says,