Average Base Pay
13.56% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Crossing Guards role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $23,450. A Crossing Guards candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $26,290. A person in a mid-career Crossing Guards role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $28,200 a year. Crossing Guards with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $30,120. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Crossing Guards role’s annual salary averages $31,270 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Crossing Guards position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $28,200 higher than the national average for Crossing Guards positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Crossing Guards roles that can advance both internally and with another company.