Career and Workplace

How old were you when you got your first ever paying job?

babypie Posted By babypie Posted Jun 1, 2011

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How old were you when you got your first ever paying job?

  1. 15 or under

    49 vote(s)
    32.9%
  2. *

    16-18

    73 vote(s)
    49.0%
  3. *

    19-21

    17 vote(s)
    11.4%
  4. 22-24

    7 vote(s)
    4.7%
  5. 25 or over

    4 vote(s)
    2.7%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. I was 16 working nights and weekends at a department store for $6.50 an hour :p
     
  2. I was 16- I was a gymnastics coach! :smile:
     
  3. I was 16-it was a summer job working at a discount shoe store. Very glamorous :p
     
  4. I was 18 and I worked as a tutor.
     
  5. I was 11. I worked as a trap kid at the local shotgun range. It was every Tuesday in the summer and about once a month on Saturday and Sunday for a shoot. I would also work the Grand Pacific once a year which was a week-long shoot in the summer.
     
  6. i was 16 working at a pizza fast food outlet.
     
  7. I was 15, working at a Hallmark store.
     
  8. 14...I worked in a retail store during Christmas season.
     
  9. 16 Walgreens
     
  10. 16, bakery.
     
  11. 17, temp agency. It paid really well, and I was really disappointed when I started working in retail for minimum wage.
     
  12. 16! Retail - clothing and swimwear
     
  13. I was 7 and worked at a factory as a seamstress in the Dom.Rep until I was 12.

    My first job in America I was 16 and worked at mcdonalds.
     
  14. 21 lol. been a restaurant hostess since march, and my pay is $4/hr plus tipshare.
     
  15. :shocked: You win. I thought I was young starting at 11.