Can We Guess What Your High School Job Was?

Tori Highley

When you go to the movie theater, what is your first stop?

Where did most of your spending money go as a teenager?

What was your favorite subject in school?

What is your ideal work environment?

How do you feel about team work?

Which big present would you rather receive for your birthday?

Where was your favorite place to eat lunch in high school?

Which act of kindness are you most likely to commit?

Which club were you an officer of?

What field do you work in now?

Which high school trope did you think you fell in to?

Which first car did you work hard to buy?

What was your first step after high school graduation?

Where did you and your friends hang out on the weekends?

What was your favorite afterschool snack?

Where do you take your lunch breaks?

What is your biggest strength at work?

Which sport did you win medals in?

What is your go-to game for having friends over?

What food makes you gag at the thought of it?

Which elective class was your favorite?

Which season are you the happiest during?

Which home problem bothers you the most?

What do you prefer to drink when you need to focus on a task?

If you worked at a high school, what job would you be doing?

What kind of a house do you dream of living in?

What is your favorite guilty pleasure?

What is your go-to drink at the end of the work week?

Which side hustle would you rather be doing right now?

Which comfort food makes you think of your hometown?

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About This Quiz

High school jobs were an everyday part of American life back in the day. Working the gas station counter, developing film, and working apprenticeships kept kids busy after school and gave them a bit of spending money. As many of these jobs disappear, people who have this kind of experience are becoming a rare novelty. 

Despite the decline, most people are happy that kids get to remain kids as long as possible. While it is nice to get an early start on the job market, the fondest memories of high school are of being bold and reckless teenagers.

However, the perks of working a job in high school always felt pretty awesome as a teenager. You loved the thrill of sneaking your crush into a show. Or maybe you were the guy who brought your buddies an armful of free sub sandwiches after work. Even babysitters loved the extra tip at the end of the night for getting the kids into bed on time. 

These thrills shaped the way you looked at your future workplaces, and exploring the bounds of your teenage job helped show you where your strengths lie. The first job you ever worked has made a significant impact on your life. 

Reminisce about your teenaged antics and early financial freedoms with this nostalgic quiz. We bet we can guess what job you worked after the high school bells rang!

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