Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Worker Career

Job Description: Monitor recreational areas, such as pools, beaches, or ski slopes to provide assistance and protection to participants.


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Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Worker Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$22,640

Median Hourly Wage

$10.88*

Total Employed Nationally

145,100


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.