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Lifeguard Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 135,070 Lifeguards in the United States. The Lifeguard job market is expected to grow by 5.8% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, Texas, and New York, and as a percentage of the population Colorado and Wisconsin have the most Lifeguards representing 1.713 in 1000 and 1.522 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Lifeguard

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  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Lifeguard.

    • Branford Hall Career Institute-Branford Campus | Branford, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Charter Oak State College | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Fox Institute of Business-West Hartford | West Hartford, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • University of Hartford | West Hartford, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Lifeguard Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
State Park Peace Officer Lifeguard Cadet California State Parks San Clemente, CA, USA Job Details
Lifeguard (Mobile) $25/Hr+Tips Happy Swimmers San Jose, CA, USA Job Details
Part-Time Lifeguard / Pool Manager Continental Pools, Inc Bethesda, MD, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Plus One Health Management New York, NY, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Bally Total Fitness New York, NY, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Multnomah Athletic Club Portland, OR, USA Job Details
Lifeguard American Lifeguard Association, Inc. Fairfax, VA, USA Job Details
Lifeguard HIGH SIERRA POOLS Arlington, VA, USA Job Details
Seasonal Senior Lifeguard (Pt) #2016-170 Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc Gila River Indian Communities District 1 and District 6 Swimming Pools, AZ, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Oasis Management Central Point, OR, USA Job Details
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Demand for Lifeguards

The Lifeguard industry is concentrated in California, Texas and New York.

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Lifeguard Jobs by State

How to Become a Lifeguard

Interested in becoming a lifeguard? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good lifeguard? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Lifeguard.

    • Branford Hall Career Institute-Branford Campus | Branford, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Lincoln College of New England-Southington | Southington, CT
      Offers: Associates
    • Charter Oak State College | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • Fox Institute of Business-West Hartford | West Hartford, CT
      Offers: Certificate
    • University of Hartford | West Hartford, CT
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.