As of September 2014, Area Wide Protective Traffic Safety lists a job for a flagger in Jonestown, Pa. that starts at $10.30 per hour. Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions lists a job for a flagger in Rhinebeck, N.Y. that starts at $10.00 per hour.
Area Wide Protective Traffic Safety prefers that candidates have completed a high school diploma or G.E.D. Candidates must have a valid driver's license, pass a drug test, pass the American Traffic Safety Services Association Flagger Certification training and pass CPR training. They must also meet the company's employment standards and those of the company's clients with regards to criminal background checks.