Some of the skills we found on planning internship resumes included "gis," "data collection," and "data analysis." We have detailed the most important planning internship responsibilities below.
After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming a planning internship. We found that 78.3% of planning interns have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 13.2% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most planning interns have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's impossible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every nine planning interns were not college graduates.
Those planning interns who do attend college, typically earn either a business degree or a urban planning degree. Less commonly earned degrees for planning interns include a geography degree or a political science degree.
When you're ready to become a planning internship, you might wonder which companies hire planning interns. According to our research through planning internship resumes, planning interns are mostly hired by WarnerMedia, J.Crew, and AECOM. Now is a good time to apply as WarnerMedia has 6 planning interns job openings, and there are 3 at J.Crew and 2 at AECOM.
Since salary is important to some planning interns, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at WarnerMedia, MSA Professional Services,, and Moffatt & Nichol. If you were to take a closer look at WarnerMedia, you'd find that the average planning internship salary is $49,819. Then at MSA Professional Services,, planning interns receive an average salary of $46,787, while the salary at Moffatt & Nichol is $46,255.
Some other companies you might be interested in as a planning internship include Media Com, American Diabetes Association, and The Walt Disney Company. These three companies were found to hire the most planning interns from the top 100 U.S. educational institutions.
For the most part, planning interns make their living in the government and retail industries. Planning interns tend to make the most in the media industry with an average salary of $35,918. The planning internship annual salary in the technology and government industries generally make $33,403 and $32,811 respectively. Additionally, planning interns who work in the media industry make 17.8% more than planning interns in the health care Industry.