Lifeguard salary in California

Average salary
$23,000/yr
Based on 259 income tax records
$15,500
$92,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$21K
 
$29K
 
$59K
$15,500
$92,500
How much do Lifeguards make?
The average total salary for a Lifeguard is $23,000 per year. This is based on data from 259 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Lifeguard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Lifeguard salary can vary between $15,500 to $92,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Lifeguard salary by location

Lifeguard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Los Angeles County, California
17 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$23K – $173K
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City Of San Diego, California
13 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$16K – $84K
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State Of California, California
14 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $77K

Lifeguard demographics in California

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92% are single
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8% are married
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5% have kids
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18% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Lifeguards in California

259 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a lifeguard in California is $23,000 per year. Lifeguard salaries in California can vary between $15,500 to $92,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 259 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as lifeguard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for lifeguards in California: Los Angeles County ($81,500 a year), City of San Diego ($33,000 a year), and State of California ($30,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.