Crossing guards are most often employed by the Justice, public order, & safety activities industry. The average yearly wage for Crossing guards was $19,501 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Crossing guards by wage are Cooks, Library assistants, clerical, and Library technicians.
Crossing guards are part of the Protective service occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of correctional officers, Firstline supervisors of police & detectives, Firstline supervisors of fire fighting & prevention workers, Miscellaneous first-line supervisors, protective service workers, Firefighters, and 13 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Crossing guards are Providence CountyPawtucket & Central Falls Cities PUMA, RI, Elizabeth City PUMA, NJ, and West New York, Secaucus & Guttenberg Towns PUMA, NJ. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Crossing guards are Elizabeth City PUMA, NJ, Philadelphia City (West) PUMA, PA, and Eastern Upper Peninsula PUMA, MI.