Bridge and Lock Tenders generally receive Short-term on-the-job training before they are capable of performing their job at an acceptable level.
Once employed, Bridge and Lock Tenders can expect to earn an average of $45,000 per year throughout their career.
In addition, over the coming 10 years Bridge and Lock Tenders will see a fairly meaningful decline in jobs available within their industry. They will likely experience a decline in employment of -3.2%. In respect to starting your own business, Bridge and Lock Tenders rarely feel the entrepreneurial itch. Currently, 0.0% of the employment base is classified as self-employed.
Given the job environment today, Bridge and Lock Tenders can consider themselves quite lucky, as only 3.4% are currently unemployed.