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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 10.2% 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.

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Lifeguard Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Lifeguard American Lifeguard Association, Inc. Fairfax, VA, USA Job Details
Seasonal/Part-Time Senior Certified Lifeguard Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc Phoenix, AZ, USA Job Details
Gulf Beach Senior Lifeguard City of Corpus Christi Corpus Christi, TX, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Prn (Works As Needed) UHS of Delaware, Inc. NEW KENT, VA, USA Job Details
Lifeguard/Aquatics Instructor Cottage Hospital Santa Barbara, CA, USA Job Details
Pt Lifeguard 16+ Hershey Entertainment Hershey, PA, USA Job Details
Lifeguard The Boys' Club of New York (BCNY) New York, NY, USA Job Details
Lifeguard - Summer Job Oak Ridge Country Club Minneapolis, MN, USA Job Details
Lifeguard Golden Rain Foundation of Walnut Creek Walnut Creek, CA, USA Job Details
Lifeguard UHS of Delaware, Inc. PORTSMOUTH, VA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Lifeguards

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

Total Per Capita

Lifeguard Jobs by State

How to Become a Lifeguard

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Lifeguard.

  3. Get Hired

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