What is the age limit for getting a job?

I swear I remember reading somewhere that its different for different jobs. Can someone tell me what the ages are and the punishments for breaking this law? The first person to tell me exactly what I want will receive the best answer points. Joy, I'm sorry, but i know for a fact that it isn't 18 everywhere. An example for a answer I'm looking for is...Architecture : 18...Government:21...Food/Restaursnt etc.:14.

Asked By: Kazu Mamasboy - 2/22/2008
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You have to watch out for child labor laws, but they loosen up considerably when you hit 16 (because that is the age at which school attendance is no longer mandatory). When you mention different ages for different jobs, you are probably thinking of exemptions for minors in the entertainment industry, certain seasonal... More
Answered By: CalifSocWork - 2/22/2008
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18 and you will not break the law because the ask to see your ID and u wont go 2 jail put me 4 10 points babe!
Answered By: Joy - 2/22/2008
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