Average Entry-Level Lifeguard Hourly Pay in Canada

C$13.83
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C$125
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Lifeguard in Canada is C$13.83.
10%
C$10.88
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C$13.83
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C$21.06
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90%
MEDIAN C$13.83
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Hourly Rate
C$11 - C$21
Bonus
C$20 - C$1,630
Total Pay
C$23,063 - C$44,038

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Job Description for Lifeguard

Lifeguard Tasks
  • Administer first aid and contact emergency medical personnel in case of serious injury.
  • Maintain a safe swimming environment and enforce all policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Insure the pool, spa, and sauna are maintained according to all regulations.
  • Respond to emergency situations in the water or surrounding areas.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Lifeguard. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Lifeguard
Mechanical Designer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Lifeguard Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Lifeguard

An early career Lifeguard with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$14.44 based on 333 salaries. A mid-career Lifeguard with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.20 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Lifeguard with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$16.72 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Lifeguard in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 13.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (3.5% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 412 survey responses.
Early Career
80.8%
Mid Career
14.8%
Experienced
4.4%