Demographic information on Crossing guards in the US. The average age of male Crossing guards in the workforce is 53.8 and of female Crossing guards is 52.9, and the most common race/ethnicity for Crossing guards is White.
Data on higher education choices for Crossing guards from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Crossing guards is Business but a relatively high number of Crossing guards hold a major in Communications.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Crossing guards from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Crossing guards need many skills, but most especially Active Listening, Service Orientation, and Social Perceptiveness. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Crossing guards need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, and Coordination.
Projections on wages and job growth for Crossing guards from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Crossing guards are expected to see a growth of 6.4% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.