How much does a Lifeguard make in the United States? The average Lifeguard salary in the United States is $30,278 as of June 28, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $26,637 and $34,129. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Great Lakes Services, LLC - Williamsburg , VA
A Great Wolf, Lifeguard is one of the most important positions in the lodge, as they are vital to ensuring the safety of our guests, their families, and anyone that visits our waterpark attractions
Appcast - 36 days ago
PAE Incorporated - Military Friendly 2021 Silver Employer - Williamsburg , VA
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Lifeguard The Lifeguard monitors activities at the swimming pool to prevent accidents and to provide assistance to swimmers ...
Appcast Agency - 1 day ago
Great Eastern Resort Management - Massanutten Resort - McGaheysville , VA
Massanutten Resort Lifeguard Join one of the most rewarding and important positions available and become a lifeguard! Your responsibilities will include supervising swimmers at pools and the ...
iHire - 77 days ago
Palms Associates, LLC - Newport News , VA
Lifeguard- $15/hr and $500 sign-on bonus! River Mews Apartments and Townhomes Newport News, VA Palms Associates, LLC, Multi-Family Owner-Manager, Conventional Properties Palms offers: * The rate of ...
ZipRecruiter - 80 days ago
AquaSafe Pool Management, Inc. - Falls Church , VA
LIFEGUARD JOB DESCRIPTION A Lifeguard's primary responsibility is to ensure the safety of patrons at an assigned aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies. Lifeguards are ...
ZipRecruiter - 27 days ago
Hunt Companies, Inc - Fort Lee , VA
One to two years' previous lifeguard experience required. * Possess a current CPR for the Professional Rescuer; AED; Basic First Aid Certifications * Possess a current YMCA Lifeguarding or Red Cross ...
Hunt Companies, Inc. - 30 days ago

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lifeguard in the United States. The base salary for Lifeguard ranges from $26,637 to $34,129 with the average base salary of $30,278. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $26,641 to $34,149 with the average total cash compensation of $30,291.

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