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Bridge and Lock Tenders


Operate bridges, canal locks, and lighthouses to allow ships to pass on waterways.

Bridge and Lock Tenders operate bridges, canal locks, and lighthouses. They allow ships to pass on waterways and at danger points.

Wages $31.91 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Fair
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
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