Lifeguard Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 13,905 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 18, 2018
Average salary
$10.82 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$21.00
Salary Distribution

How much does a Lifeguard make in the United States?

The average salary for a Lifeguard is $10.82 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 13,905 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Lifeguard employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Lifeguard is less than 1 year.
Lifeguard salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$17.57 per hour
$14.23 per hour
$12.15 per hour
$11.10 per hour
$11.52 per hour
$11.41 per hour
$16.47 per hour
$15.78 per hour
$14.23 per hour
$11.12 per hour
Lifeguard salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$10.86 per hour
$13.74 per hour
$10.42 per hour
$11.24 per hour
$11.74 per hour

Lifeguard job openings

Pool Guard II
City of San Diego
San Diego, CA
Pool Guard I
City of San Diego
San Diego, CA
Swim Instructor / Lifeguard
Goldfish Swim School
Brookfield, WI
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