New York State

New York is federal state in the Southeast part of the USA. It is bordering with: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont. The biggest and the most famous city in this state is New York City for sure, which, with its population of 8.5 million, makes 40% of the total population.df907ff72483dcee2370f294fc9f03dc

Unlike urban New York City, the rest of the state consists mostly of rivers, forests, lakes and mountains. Its biggest natural park in the USA, Adirondack Park is situated in New York (6.1 million hectares of the area, including 10,000 lakes). Also, the first state park of nature, Niagara Falls was established on the border of New York State with the neighborly Canada in 1885.

New York State is divided into 11 touristic regions:300px-New_York_State_Department_Economic_Development_Regions.svg

  1. Chautauqua–Allegheny
  2. Niagara Frontier
  3. Finger Lakes
  4. Thousand Islands
  5. Central Region 
  6. Adirondack Mountains
  7. Capital District
  8. Catskill Mountains
  9. Hudson Valley
  10. New York City
  11. Long Island




Location: Southampton, Long Island, NY

Long Island is the biggest and the longest island in the continental part of the USA (190 km). Nevertheless, with almost 8 million people, it is the most populated island in the USA.

Southampton is situated in the east part of the island and it is favorite tourist destination, considering, it belongs to the prestigious local community – The Hamptons. Beautiful beaches, cycling, sunbathing, enjoying good restaurants and shopping are only some of the things why tourists visit this area.TheHamptons

Clamman Seafood Market Over the last 25 year, this market has been offering fresh fish, shells, caviar and various seafood to their buyers.

Employees will have:04bf466d6ec8590c73a040388d6d783b

  • Great opportunity to travel to New York City in their free time. It is 2 hours of drive far!
  • Assistance in finding accommodation
  • Potential bonus in the end of the season!


Job title Hourly wage Tips Housing provided Housing cost in area Overtime
Catering Staff $ 11.00 No No $125 Yes
Retail Sales $ 11.00 No No $125 Yes
Back of the House – Seafood Market $ 11.00 No No $125 Yes
Kitchen Staff $ 11.00 No No $125 Yes
Location: Montauk, Long Island, NY

The Surf Lodge 

It was built in 1967 and very soon it became very familiar place with the passengers from all over the world who want peace, relaxing atmosphere, sunset, fantastic seafood, surfing, fishing… Guests can enjoy in music concerts during summer wellness program, great restaurant, and comfortable apartments.


Surf Lodge

Job title Hourly wage Tips Housing provided Overtime
Restaurant Busser $ 5.00 Yes No Yes
Runner $ 5.00 Yes No Yes
Deck Busser $ 5.00 Yes No Yes
Location: Lake George, NY

Lake George is a town/resort on the lake with the same name which is known as “Queen of American Lakes”. It is situated in Adirondack region of New York State.

Tourists visit Lake George because of unforgettable sailings, excursions to nearby Adirondack Mountain, departures to Six Flags Great Escape Fun Park, great choice of recreational activities (hiking, cycling, fishing, ballooning, hunting, water skiing, rafting, diving …)

There are around 90 hotels and over 150 restaurants in the town, so that the possibility of finding additional job is good.

Climate: Average temperature during summer months is from 20-25 C.

Shoreline Restaurant   provides fantastic lake view, great meals, vines and cocktails for the guests. For many years, they have been cooperating with students on Work and Travel program and they have been welcoming them to their team.


Job title Hourly wage Tips Hours per week Housing cost per week Overtime
 Line Cook $ 10.00 No 34 $135 Yes
Prep Cook $ 9.00 No 34 $135 Yes
Busser $ 5.00 Yes 34 $135 Yes
Food Runnerr $ 9.00 No 34 $135 Yes
Dishwasher $ 9.00 No 34 $135 Yes
Location: Lake George, NY

There is a wonderful view from The Tiki Resort to Lake George. With comfortable accommodation, it offers to their visitors numerous activities on the water: rafting, diving, parasailing, sailing and jet skiing…


Job title Hourly wage Tips Housing provided Average hours per week Overtime
Front Desk Attendant $ 9.50 No No 32 Yes
Housekeeper $ 9.00 Yes No 32 Yes
Location: Lake George, NY

Georgian Lakeside Resort & Conference Center is situated in Adirondack Mountains on the coast of Lake George. It consists of around 160 recently renovated rooms and apartments and it is specialized for wedding celebrations, conferences and other events. Within the resort complex, there are Giovanna’s on the Lake Restaurant, Lakeside Cabana Bar and an outdoor pool.

Why working in Georgian Lakeside Resort & Conference Center?

  • Work and stay on the beautiful George Lake
  • Employer provides assistance in finding accommodation
  • Numerous fun activities during summer: local attractions, fireworks, socializing, water park


Job title Hourly wage Tips Housing provided Average hours per week Overtime
Chambermaid $ 9.00 Yes No 35 Yes