Lifeguard Pay Scale
The salary for open water lifeguards at Gulf Islands NS depends on qualifications and experience.
Lifeguard GS-3: 6 months of general experience--$14.09 an hour
Lifeguard GS-4: 6 months general experience and 6 months specialized experience--$14.50 an hour
Lead Lifeguard GS-5: 1 year equivalent to at least a GS-4--$15.24
Did You Know?
Gulf Islands National Seashore's Fort Massachusetts, on West Ship Island 12 miles off the Mississippi coastline, was covered by the 30-foot storm surge from Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005. The fort has been reopened to the public.