12 Great Ways for Teens to Make Money

There are lots of ways for teens to make money both during their school year, as well as on the weekends and during school breaks. 

Looking at your interests and abilities can help you find a job you’ll enjoy so you can start making money and learn new skills along the way.   

Here are the best ways for teens to make some extra money! ------->  

If you enjoy working with kids and want to help to direct activities and schedules for campers, becoming a camp counselor is a great way to make money.

Camp Counselor

Many public and private schools offer enrichment camps in the summer months and over holidays. As a job, you might be watching the youngest attendees, like a babysitter, or may even assist adults in instruction or activities. 

School-Based Summer Camp

If you want to watch kids and have fun while you earn money, babysitting is a great option.


This is a great job to layer with other jobs, and the bonus is all the doggie pets you get every day!

Dog Walker