After Recent Drownings, Massachusetts To Recruit More Lifeguards By Increasing Hourly Pay

The DCR will be increasing lifeguard pay from $17-$18 an hour to $20-$21 an hour. Also, lifeguards who work a full season with the DCR will be able to earn a bonus of $500. WBZ-TV's Mike LaCrosse reports.

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