Colleges The Best Jobs for College Students  

Kristin Wong
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List Rules Top part-time jobs for a student in university

List of the best jobs for college students looking to make some money while balancing a full courseload. These part-time jobs for college kids include many off-campus that would also be suitable jobs for high school students. However, on-campus jobs may be more desirable, both because they are more flexible and because they look great on resumes. This list has been ranked by students who have learned how to make money in college and who know the best places to work for college kids. Vote for the positions you think are best to move them to the top of the list.

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Tutor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Tutor

2
117 36
Teacher's Assistant (TA) is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Teacher's Assistant (TA)

3
110 33
Library Worker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Library Worker

4
85 29
Research Assistant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Research Assistant

5
99 38
Campus Tour Guide is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Campus Tour Guide

6
84 33
Career-Oriented Intern is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Career-Oriented Intern

7
83 38
Theater / Event Worker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Theater / Event Worker

8
75 34
Lab Assistant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Lab Assistant

9
73 36
Receptionist is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Receptionist

10
79 44
Nanny / Babysitter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Nanny / Babysitter

11
68 38
Athletics Assistant is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Athletics Assistant

12
58 32
Seasonal Worker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Seasonal Worker

13
70 42
Resident Advisor (RA) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Resident Advisor (RA)

14
83 53
Bartender is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Bartender

15
67 41
Campus IT Support is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Campus IT Support

16
62 38
Hostess is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Hostess

17
60 37
Online Data Entry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Online Data Entry

18
61 39
Barista is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Barista

19
63 41
Cashier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Cashier

20
64 43
Fitness Trainer / Aerobics Ins... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Fitness Trainer / Aerobics Instructor

21
61 46
Waiter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Waiter

22
56 46
Freelance Writer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Freelance Writer

23
29 22
Pizza Delivery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
slaft added

24
13 9
Lifeguard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Ryan Sindon added

25
51 48
Caregiver / Personal Aide is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Caregiver / Personal Aide

26
19 19
Bartender is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
OpenMindsRadio added

27
46 49
Bank Teller is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Bank Teller

28
44 52
Dining Hall Employee is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
Dining Hall Employee

29
17 32
Pool Shark is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Jobs for College Students
slaft added Pool Shark