Lifeguard earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Lifeguard salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $37,076
Alabama $18,689
Arkansas $22,019
Arizona $23,630
California $30,243
Colorado $23,330
Connecticut $23,860
District of Columbia $37,570
Delaware $21,910
Florida $26,690
Georgia $19,770
Guam $19,910
Hawaii $36,452
Iowa $17,956
Idaho $21,279
Illinois $24,220
Indiana $22,345
Kansas $20,306
Kentucky $17,023
Louisiana $18,800
Massachusetts $25,810
Maryland $22,650
Maine $22,640
Michigan $22,250
Minnesota $23,710
Missouri $18,780
Mississippi $18,920
Montana $20,250
North Carolina $19,180
North Dakota $23,900
Nebraska $20,550
New Hampshire $23,480
New Jersey $22,280
New Mexico $19,010
Nevada $22,230
New York $25,160
Ohio $20,570
Oklahoma $18,570
Oregon $23,820
Pennsylvania $19,868
Puerto Rico $18,520
Rhode Island $24,120
South Carolina $21,090
South Dakota $21,700
Tennessee $19,410
Texas $21,450
Utah $19,300
Virginia $21,750
Virgin Islands $24,840
Vermont $24,330
Washington $26,510
Wisconsin $19,770
West Virginia $20,050
Wyoming $23,420

How do lifeguard salaries compare to similar careers?

Lifeguards earn about the same as related careers in District of Columbia. On average, they make less than housekeeping cleaners but more than stock clerks.

Career Median Salary
Housekeeping cleaner salary $41K
Vehicle cleaner salary $41K
Receptionist salary $35K
Courier salary $31K
Retail salesperson salary $30K
Lifeguard salary $38K
Delivery service driver salary $34K
Teller salary $34K
Concierge salary $32K
Stock clerk salary $30K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)