Official restrictions

Labor code of Russia contains a number of special privileges and guarantees for minors. Labour law is mindful of the fact that adolescents first enter into the employment relationship with the employer, while having no obvious experience. In this regard, they need special health and the establishment of special conditions of safety. Thus, the code clearly reglamentary working time of adolescents.

Labour day for adolescents 14-15 years:
- holidays: not more than 5 hours a day, not more than 24 hours per week.
- in the days of study: 2.5 hours per day, no more than 12 hours a week.

Teens 16-18 years old:
- during holidays: no more than 7 hours per day, not more than 35 hours per week.
- during the study: no more than 4 hours per day, not more than 17.5 hours per week.
Keep in mind that the issue of minors according to the rules, many employers do not like as it is for them very expensive.

Everything else, according to Russian law, persons under the age of 18 are prohibited from engaging in activities that may cause deterioration of the moral, physical and psychological condition or harm to health. Of course, teenagers do not take to work in places where you need to make responsible decisions and to deal with hazardous substances.

The most popular ways to earn

Putting up flyers

In this work we take even teenagers at the age of 14 years. It is paid is not very generous, but does not require special skills. Typically, such work is easy to find and close to home.

The distribution of flyers and ads

Another quite popular work for teenagers, that requires no certain skills. However, such work is easier to do self-confident people with a bit of charm, because even momentary interactions with people can become a serious test for pinched or shy people.
Don't count on big money when looking for a job with no specific skills.


You can try to get a job in a cafe or other institution as a janitor. Washing the floor, wiping surfaces of dust – this work can be enjoyed at any age.


Fast food - a great place to work, if you are young and energetic. Of course, it will have to work hard and give our best, but the money this job brings quite normal for a teenager. Payment in some cafés hourly, which is very convenient for students who combine work with study.

Courier work

Work by courier is a good option for teenagers. This work will allow you to explore the city, and in the warm time of the year it can even be pleasant. However, you need to understand that courier work is quite exhausting.


Becoming increasingly popular variant of earnings on the Internet. If literacy is all right, you can try yourself in the field of copywriting. If you have a basic knowledge in programming and web design you can start to make simple sites to order.

Network marketing

Selling cosmetics through catalogs is a great activity not only for girls but also guys that have charm. Such work is well paid. Earnings depends solely on the teenager and his ability to convince a person to make a particular purchase. That is why this work will be useful to speak correctly and have a neat appearance.