Each state has their own laws regarding the legal working age of a minor. You may want to check the Secretary of State website for the state that you live in.
I am 15 years old and I would like to start babysitting for the age range of 2-7 years. I would like to know if I can work yet?
I worked at age 15 with a summer youth job for high school. It was temporary but I earned money for school clothes and bought my family a brand new Zenith 25 inch colored television.