What work can you do at 10?
A quick lawn mowing, raking the leaves, pulling weeds, or shoveling the driveway can earn them some quick cash. One of the great things about this job for kids is that they can easily get repeat customers if they do a good job.
Can a 10 year old kid get a job?
Federal and state occupational restrictions are such that in most cases minors must be at least 14 years of age to begin working. Any minor who is at least 12 years of age may be issued a permit by school officials [EC 49111], however few occupations are available to them.
Can you start a job at 10?
As a general rule, the FLSA sets 14 years old as the minimum age for employment, and limits the number of hours worked by minors under the age of 16.