No 16- or 17-year-old can work more than 48 hours in any one week while attending school.
They cannot work more than nine hours in any day, unless the 48 hours weekly maximum is worked in five days.
In that case, the minor may work nine and 3/5 hours per day.1 Nov 2004
Can 16 year olds work in California?
16-year-olds and 17-year-olds. Minors aged 16 and 17 may be employed up to eight hours on non-school days. When school is not in session, these minors may work a maximum of 8 hours per day and 48 hours per week.
What are the labor laws for 16 year olds?
Federal law states that 14-15 year olds cannot work over 8 hours a day, with no more than 3 hours on a school day, and over 40 hours a week, with no more than 18 hours per week while in school.
How many hours can a 15 year old work in California?
Fourteen and fifteen year old workers may not work during school hours and must complete work between the hours of 7:00am and 7:00pm during the school year. Minors 14 and 15 years old may work no more than eight hours per day on non-school days and no more than 40 hours per week between June 1 and Labor Day.
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