Jobs For 14 & 15 Year-Olds
Last updated October 18, 2020
Are you 14 or 15 years-old and looking for a job? Check out these companies you may be eligible to work for. Employment laws vary by state, which means some companies may hire 14 and 15 year-olds in some states, but may not in other states. Keep this in mind as you review the list below.
If you love cake and ice cream, Baskin Robbins might be a good fit. Look for team member, ice cream scooper, and cake decorator positions.
With more than 2,000 stores across the US, Chick-fil-A may have an opportunity for you. Be sure to look for front of the house (FOH) team member positions (such as cashier or drive-thru) since minors aren't able to use hot equipment, such as grills and deep fryers.
McDonald’s is the largest fast-food restaurant chain in the world with over 36,000 restaurants. The great news is that many locations hire at 14 years old. Look for crew member positions, such as cashiering.
Kroger owns 29 different brands of grocery stores across 42 states and have several job opportunities for teens under the age of 16 such as: cashier, cart attendant, order pullers (for online grocery orders), bakery assistant, and floral assistant.
If you are interested in working at Safeway or Albertson's grocery stores, some locations hire at 14 for cashiers, courtesy clerks, and cart attendant positions.
If you are comfortable working a cash register and taking customer orders, then consider working at Taco Bell. With more than 7,000 locations, Taco Bell may be a great place to get your first job (they also have an awesome scholarship program employees that can help you pay for college).
Do you want a job that you can work from home? Consider applying to U-Haul. They are one of the only companies that hires 14 year-olds for online customer service roles. If you are comfortable talking on the phone with customers and have excellent customer service, consider applying.