The average pay for a Lifeguard is AU$20.89 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AU$25,168 - AU$58,594
AU$25K
AU$40K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$40,023
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50%
90%
AU$15.94 - AU$28.71
AU$16
AU$21
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$20.95
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$60K
Salary AU$25,168 - AU$58,594
Bonus AU$200
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$32,989 - AU$60,148
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data AU$0AU$44
Hourly Rate AU$15.94 - AU$28.71
Overtime AU$34.38
Annual Data AU$0AU$60K
Bonus AU$200
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$32,989 - AU$60,148
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 150

Lifeguard Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Lifeguard

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,536

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Lifeguard Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Lifeguard?

Lifeguard in warrnambool:
"Lifeguard Review."
Pros: Good pay if over 18 and flexible hours.
Cons: Intensity, low pay below 18 years of age.

Lifeguard in Cranbourne:
"Supervision."
Pros: Saving people lives.
Cons: Walking around, on your feet a lot.

Key Stats for Lifeguard

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Lifeguard Salaries

▲7%

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
AU$44,000

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 87%