Costs and Wages

Food, Accommodation & Return Flights included.  You’ll earn a wage to spend in America!

It’s FREE to sign up.  And we break the total down into easy to pay instalments.


Go to America for only €449.

Own Flights


Earn $1,625 – $2,000


The Ultimate Summer!

Flights Included


Earn $900 – $1,300


The Ultimate Summer!

It’s as easy as A, B, C! 

  1.  It’s FREE to register your account
  2.  The Deposit is only €49, when you’re ready to say Yes to Summer Camp!
  3.  Total fees payable in 3-4 easy to manage instalments.
  4.  Discounts and US dollar $ cash back is available!

Earn Money this Summer

At USA Summer Camp, get paid more for your 9 weeks at camp.

Use your wages to spend on travelling, shopping or even go to a ball game!

20 and under

If you are aged 20 and under you can earn up to $1775 dependant on which flight option you chose as well as your skill level.

21 and over

If you are 21 or older by the 1st of June you can earn up to $2000 dependant on your flight option as well as your skill level.

Elite Skills

We also offer an Elite Skill Wage for highly qualified roles.  Earn a minimum of $2400, with no maximum salary!


The USA Summer Camp program has a few J1 visa requirements.  These are gained outside of USA Summer Camp and any fees paid to third party companies. We provide advice, guidance and templates on how to complete these requirements throughout the process.

Police Check

Your Police Check is FREE and completed by your local Garda. We will guide you on how to obtain your Police Check.

Medical Health History

This fee is paid directy to your Doctor and the cost is up to your medical facility. This form needs to be completed by a GP.

USA Visa Embassy Appointment

To have your Visa issued, $160 is required by the American Embassy. This is paid directly to the American embassy and set by them.

DS2019 Visa Processing Fee

To begin your Visa process and order your important J1 Visa paperwork, €60 is required.

If you need any help, form advice or guidance on how to apply for these forms, find our more on our FAQ’s here.

USA Summer Camp Benefits

  • Find your Summer Camp job out in the States
  • Flexible flight options
  • The highest camp salary compared to other companies
  • Food and accommodation provided while at camp
  • Free medical insurance while at camp
  • J1 Visa sponsorship and support
  • 24-hour support while in the USA
  • 30 days of travel after camp

Hear From Our Participants

Don’t take our word for it, hear from other Irish J1s who have actually been to Summer Camp in America!

USA Summer Camp made the whole process so easy for me, really glad I chose them!

Meaghan Ní Raghlaigh

An outright outstanding level of consistency with the friendliness and assistance from their staff.

Brice Kilmurray

They make everything so easy and simple and you really do have the best summer ever.

Rí Fox

Are you ready for the
ultimate J1 summer job?