- Startup internships for software engineers can be the best way to find a full-time job.
- They’re also known for amazing perks, from high hourly pay to free swag.
- Here are the top eight highest-paying engineering internships at startups that are open now.
Software engineering interns are doing more than getting coffee and sitting quietly in meetings these days. At high-valued startups, these interns are getting paid well above minimum wage and get lots of perks, like corporate housing, company swag, or the ability to work remotely.
Several of these internships are viewed more like test runs for full-time engineering positions, especially at startups where there’s more freedom to experiment with new ideas.
For those looking to get their feet in the door at one of these startups, levels.fyi shared with Insider their crowdsourced list of the highest paying software engineering internships that are still open for the summer of 2022. According to levels.fyi, many companies hit their quotas for summer interns by December.
Here’s a list of eight top paying software engineering internships at startups that are accepting applications now, along with other perks they offer.