Interns at Facebook are making more than many Americans do in their everyday jobs.
Business Insider reports that Facebook pays its interns more $5,600 a month, which adds up to about $67,000 a year.
The average salary of an American worker is $42,796, nearly $25,000 less than that, according to the Social Security Administration.
Taking an internship used to be associated with unpaid, chore work but that notion is changing .
Other big name companies, like MTV and Google, are heartily paying their interns. A Glassdoor report shows the highest paying internships of 2012.
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The National Transportation Safety Board has launched an investigation into the cause of a cargo train collision that partially collapsed a highway overpass Saturday in southeast Missouri, injuring seven people.
A French soldier was stabbed in the throat in a busy commercial district outside Paris on Saturday, and the government said it was trying to determine if there were any links to the brutal killing of a British soldier by suspected Islamic extremists.