144K

Americans were employed as lifeguards, ski patrol or other recreational protective service workers, as of May 2019

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Additional Information: They earned a mean hourly wage of $12.20 nationally, which varied from $21.57 in Hawaii to $9.31 in Puerto Rico.
Reference: For more information, read the Bureau of Labor Statistics analysis, "Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019." "Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019."

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