What is the salary of a Lifeguard?

The average salary of a Lifeguard in United States is $20,890. Salaries start from around $16,360 and go up to $29,170. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$29,170
Starting ($16.4k)
Junior ($17.5k)
Experienced ($19.0k)
Senior ($22.8k)
Highest ($29.2k)
Highest

The top 10% of Lifeguards in United States earn:

$29,170
Senior

The top 25% of Lifeguards in United States earn:

$22,790
Experienced

The middle 50% of Lifeguards in United States earn:

$19,040
Junior

The bottom 25% of Lifeguards in United States earn:

$17,470
Starting

The bottom 10% of Lifeguards in United States earn:

$16,360

Historical salary

Lifeguard salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 19,000 30
Alaska 29,400 2
Arizona 21,000 17
Arkansas 17,400 52
California 28,100 3
Colorado 21,300 16
Connecticut 23,400 5
Delaware 23,100 7
District of Columbia 26,100 4
Florida 22,500 9
Georgia 20,700 19
Hawaii 34,400 1
Idaho 18,800 32
Illinois 20,000 23
Indiana 18,200 45
Iowa 17,900 48
Kansas 18,300 41
Kentucky 17,700 51
Louisiana 17,800 49
Maine 20,000 25
Maryland 18,900 31
Massachusetts 22,300 11
Michigan 20,100 22
Minnesota 19,600 27
Mississippi 18,300 42
Missouri 17,900 47
Montana 20,000 23
Nebraska 18,500 37
Nevada 21,500 15
New Hampshire 22,400 10
New Jersey 22,100 12
New Mexico 19,400 28
New York 22,700 8
North Carolina 18,200 43
North Dakota 18,100 46
Ohio 18,700 33
Oklahoma 20,200 21
Oregon 22,000 13
Pennsylvania 18,200 44
Rhode Island 20,200 20
South Carolina 18,600 36
South Dakota 18,700 34
Tennessee 18,500 40
Texas 18,500 38
Utah 19,300 29
Vermont 21,700 14
Virginia 19,600 26
Washington 23,300 6
West Virginia 17,700 50
Wisconsin 18,600 35
Wyoming 20,900 18
Guam 18,500 39

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