Top Ranked

Best Internships for Compensation & Benefits

Vault surveyed thousands of current and former interns about their internship programs. Vault’s Best Internships for Compensation & Benefits represent the programs rated highest for pay structure, subsidized expenses, office space and perks.

  • Survey Methodology

    In order to compile the 2019 Vault Top Internships Rankings, Vault invited more than 400 organizations to participate in our 2018 Internship Survey. We gathered information both from organizations that sponsor internships and from their interns. The internship sponsors provided Vault with descriptions of their programs, as well as details on the number of interns hired, duration of program, locations and departments in which interns are placed, and application requirements. We also asked current and former interns to comment on and rate their internship experiences on a variety of factors, including the application process, compensation and perks, quality of life, meaningfulness of assignments and training, and full-time employment prospects.

    This year, more than 13,000 interns responded to our survey. On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest and 1 being the lowest, respondents were asked to rate their internship experiences in six areas:

    • Quality of Life (office culture, hours, work-life balance, flexibility)
    • Compensation & Benefits (pay structure, subsidized expenses, office space, perks)
    • Interview Process (application process, requirements, number of interviews)
    • Career Development (training and mentoring, quality of assignments, real-life experience, networking opportunities)
    • Full-time Employment Prospects (opportunity to obtain a full-time job with this organization)
    • Diversity (inclusive culture; workforce diversity and workplace opportunities with respect to women, minorities, LGBT individuals and other underrepresented groups)

    These ratings were averaged to determine an overall score for each program. Vault then compiled rankings of the top internship programs in 15 different areas. The Best Internships for Compensation & Benefits reflect the programs that received the highest ratings from interns specifically for Compensation & Benefits.

  • Ranking History

2019 Best Internships for Compensation & Benefits

1
SCORE
9.843

Elliott Davis ENVISION Summer Internship Experience

Elliott Davis ranks among the top 30 accounting firms in the U.S. As one of the largest firms in the southeast, we provide comprehensive assurance, tax...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
3
2
SCORE
9.762

Infosys InStep

Infosys is a global leader in technology services and consulting. We enable clients in more than 50 countries to create and execute strategies for their...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
NR
3
SCORE
9.750

Sundt Construction College Internship Program

Sundt Construction, Inc. is one of the country’s most respected general contractors, currently ranked the 65th largest construction company in the United...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
NR
4
SCORE
9.717

Evercore Advisory Summer Analyst and Summer Associate Program

The Evercore Summer Program is a 10-week program (including one week of training) designed to provide highly motivated undergraduates and MBAs with a...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
2
5
SCORE
9.700

Cornerstone Research Summer Associate Program

CORNERSTONE RESEARCHCornerstone Research is a consulting firm specializing in the analysis of complex financial, economic, accounting, and marketing...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
NR
6
SCORE
9.662

Abbott Internship Program

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
13
7
SCORE
9.634

Capital One Analyst Internship Program

At Capital One, we think differently. We were a start-up with the novel idea of using data to create custom credit card offerings, and, today, we’re a...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
5
8
SCORE
9.600

Reynolds American Inc. Internship Program

Our internships are more than just a summer job. We offer you the opportunity to shape the future. You’ll be empowered to make a difference from the very...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
4
9
SCORE
9.563

AFLAC Summer Internship Program

If you are looking for an internship that provides real-world, professional work experience and the opportunity to be a valued contributor (not just an...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
NR
10
SCORE
9.555

Capital One Technology Internship Program

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank,...

TRENDING

2018 Rank
8
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