Ohio is a large state that offers a variety of things to do for the teenagers that live there. Teenagers can enjoy the Lake Erie shore, along with numerous amusement parks and sporting events. Cuyahoga Valley National Park is a great place to explore, and Ohio has plenty of museums, restaurants and shopping opportunities. There is even a zip line and aerial adventure park. While teenagers certainly have a lot of options to keep busy in Ohio, some are seeking to obtain employment in order to earn money and/or gain work experience. The state’s unemployment rate of 5.1% means that teenagers in Ohio can land a job if they so desire.
If you're under 16 years of age, there are specific labor laws in Ohio that don't allow you to work for traditional employers. Of course, if you're 14 or 15 years old you can get a work permit in Ohio, but otherwise there isn't too much information on this page that will help you. With that being said, if you're under 16 years of age and don't have a work permit, please select the appropriate age below to find jobs that suit your age group.
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