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


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

  1. 15 or under

    49 vote(s)
  2. *


    73 vote(s)
  3. *


    17 vote(s)
  4. 22-24

    7 vote(s)
  5. 25 or over

    4 vote(s)
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.