Occupational Employment Statistics


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33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service



Monitor recreational areas, such as pools, beaches, or ski slopes to provide assistance and protection to participants.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southeast Minnesota 15031$12.11/hr$10.50/hr$10.98/hr$11.78/hr$12.79/hr$14.79/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services190$12.52/hr
Leisure and Hospitality1,400$12.21/hr
Other Services610$11.73/hr
Public Administration810$11.80/hr
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Northeast Minnesota N/A$11.98/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/A$11.80/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA 30$11.59/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40$11.32/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 100$11.80/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 130$9.64/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 130$11.97/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 150$11.78/hr0.0%
Southeast Balance of State 170$11.71/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 180$11.42/hr6.6%
Southwest Minnesota 210$11.49/hr-0.6%
Northwest Balance of State 320$11.56/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 370$11.60/hr5.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,890$12.27/hr8.8%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 2,070$12.10/hrN/A
Minnesota 3,020$11.99/hr5.9%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Security Guards 10,890$16.81/hr4.1%
Bailiffs 160$25.29/hr0.0%
Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials 450$32,028.25/yr5.7%


  • Maintain quality of pool water by testing chemical levels.
  • Patrol or monitor recreational areas such as trails, slopes, or swimming areas, on foot, in vehicles, or from towers.
  • Instruct participants in skiing, swimming, or other recreational activities and provide safety precaution information.
  • Maintain quality of pool water by testing chemical levels.
  • Warn recreational participants of inclement weather, unsafe areas, or illegal conduct.
  • Patrol or monitor recreational areas such as trails, slopes, or swimming areas, on foot, in vehicles, or from towers.
  • Rescue distressed persons, using rescue techniques and equipment.
  • Examine injured persons and administer first aid or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, if necessary, using training and medical supplies and equipment.
  • Instruct participants in skiing, swimming, or other recreational activities and provide safety precaution information.
  • Instruct participants in skiing, swimming, or other recreational activities and provide safety precaution information.