Crossing Guards and Flaggers

Top 3 Crossing Guard Jobs

  • School Crossing Guard - Fayette County Public Schools - Oakland, TN

    The primary responsibility of school crossing guard is to help children safely cross the street as they walk or bicycle to and from school. A well-trained school crossing guard can help to accomplish ...

  • School Crossing Guard - City of Newton - Newton, KS

    The crossing guards of the Newton Police Department are essential staff that are forward-thinking, trustworthy, and dedicated to serving our children with integrity and respect. When you join us, you ...

  • Crossing Guard/Non Instructional Assistant, Part Time - Mesa Public Schools - Mesa, AZ

    Crossing Guard Sirrine Elementary - 591 W Mesquite St Mesa Public Schools is an award-winning district and voted Best Place to Work in Mesa. With over 9,000 employees, we are the largest school ...

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What Crossing guards and flaggers Do

Guide or control vehicular or pedestrian traffic at such places as streets, schools, railroad crossings, or construction sites.


Crossing guard and flagger Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 85,500
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $31,450

Job Outlook for Crossing guards and flaggers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 11,500
  • Growth rate: 13 percent (Faster than average)

How to Become a Crossing guard

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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