LIFEGUARD/SWIM INSTRUCTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$38,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$70,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Lynnwood, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a lifeguard/swim instructor make?
Lifeguard/Swim Instructors in America make an average salary of $38,586 per year or $18.55 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $70,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Lifeguard/Swim Instructor salaries are Alaska, Washington, North Dakota, Oregon, and Minnesota. The typical tenure for a Lifeguard/Swim Instructor is 2.6 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Instructor
$48,133
Swim Coach
$42,346

Average Lifeguard/Swim Instructor Salary By Company

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Hospitality companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Lifeguard/Swim Instructors at University of Nebraska at Omaha and Pueblo report the highest salaries. Companies like St. Louis Public Library and EXOS also pay high salaries to their Lifeguard/Swim Instructors.

Average Lifeguard/Swim Instructor Salary By Location

Lifeguard/Swim Instructors in the United States of America make on average $38,586 a year or $18.55 per hour. Lynnwood, WA reports the highest annual salary for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors at 114,544. The average starting salary in Lynnwood, WA for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors is $48,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Lifeguard/Swim Instructor salaries are Alaska, Washington, North Dakota, Oregon, and Minnesota. Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Lynnwood, WA
$114,544
2
Saint Paul, MN
$71,878
3
Sioux Falls, SD
$52,415
4
Palatine, IL
$52,239
5
Sunnyvale, CA
$51,218

Average Lifeguard/Swim Instructor Salary By Industry

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Non Profits companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors. Salaries for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors in Health Care companies average $39,637 annually, while Non Profits companies and Hospitality companies pay $38,842 and $38,510, respectively. The average salary for Lifeguard/Swim Instructors in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $36,925.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$39,637
2
Non Profits
$38,842
3
Hospitality
$38,510
4
Professional
$37,728
5
Construction
$36,925

RECENTLY ADDED Lifeguard/Swim Instructor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Mills College
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
10/18/2019
$26,839
University of Denver
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
10/18/2019
$33,392
City of Sunnyvale, Ca
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
10/13/2019
$34,999
Redondo Beach Unified
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
10/05/2019
$28,321
Lake Health
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
09/21/2019
$19,993
U.S. Marine Corps
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
09/20/2019
$30,095
City of Thornton
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
09/05/2019
$23,166
Lake Health
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
08/24/2019
$19,993
City of Scottsdale, Az
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
08/03/2019
$23,541
City of Dublin, Ca
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
08/03/2019
$25,044
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