Jobs for 13 Year Olds

Not much different from the 12-year-old teenager, you also have restrictions on finding jobs because you are still under 14.

jobs for 13 year olds

What are the jobs for 13 years old?

Federal law in the United States limit the types of jobs for teens of 13 years of age. It says that you can only work as:

  • delivering newspapers
  • babysitting
  • cleaning up leaves in the garden of your neighbor
  • or work as an actor, model

Not so much work is it? Yes indeed that’s exactly the types of jobs that are allowed for teenagers under 14 years old.

Therefore, if your family has own business you’d better work in it as long as the work is not included in the list of occupations considered hazardous by the government.

Are there companies that employ 13-year-olds?

Actually yes and most employers that hire 13-year-olds are usually companies in the entertainment industry such as fashion and TV shows.

Several of the big fashion houses in New York and Milan, including Prada and Balenciaga, have started using girls aged 13 or 14 to front campaigns or do catwalk work.

Learn more about modelling jobs for teens.

What about online jobs for teens?

You might have read many articles or watched videos about making money online from survey, mobile app and many others – some may only be a scam, or need some money to start.

You can actually offer your talent or skill through online marketplace such as Fiverr (available to users who are 13 years of age), where many people are looking for help in designing logo, writing articles, or looking for a spokesperson for their product or company.

Learn more about online jobs for teens.