Jobs for Teens in Alaska

Alaska Teen Labor Law

  • Teenagers under 14 can only do the following jobs: sell or deliver newspapers, babysitting, handiworks in private homes. You can also work in the entertainment industry, but with a work permit.
  • 14 and 15 years old has working hours restriction: 9 hours of school and employment in one day between 5am-9pm, that means you are limited to work 23 hours in a week.

    During holidays, the limit raises up to 40 hours per week but between in the same time (between 5am-9pm).

  • You must have a working permit if you are under 17 years old
  • You may not work in hazardous occupations if you are under 18 years old
  • Learn more about Teen Employment Law in Alaska

CVS Health

At CVS Health, the largest drugstore chain, you can apply jobs as Clerk / Cashier, Pharmacy Technician, or Beauty Consultant. Minimum age is 16 years old.


Jobs for teenagers at Costco, a membership warehouse club that provides a wide selection of merchandise. Minimum age to apply jobs at Costco is generally 18 years old.

Plato’s Closet

Jobs for 16 years old at Plato’s Closet, a retail store that buys and sells clothing and accessories for teens and young adults. Apply job position as Sales Associate or Keyholder.


Jobs for teenagers at Journeys, a footwear retailer with more than 800 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico. Minimum age to apply is generally 16 years old.

Jiffy Lube

Jobs for 17 years old teenagers at Jiffy Lube, automotive service centers with over 2,000 stores. Apply teen jobs as Lube Technicians or Assistant Store Manager.


Jobs for teenagers at IHOP, a fast casual dining restaurant which specializes in pancakes for breakfast. You have to be at least 16 years old to apply as Server, Cook, Line Cook, Dishwasher/Busser and Delivery Driver.


Teen jobs at Denny’s (family dining restaurant). Minimum age to work at Denny’s is 16 years old. Apply as Cook, Server, Host/Hostess/ Service Assistant.

West Marine

Jobs for teenagers at West Marine (retail store). Minimum age is 16 years old. Apply as Cashier, Sales Associate, Stock Associate, or Assistant Manager.