A Sky Marshal or Air Marshal earns an average salary of $67,249 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$38,658 - $114,414
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MEDIAN: $67,249
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$27,369 - $113,895  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Sky Marshal or Air Marshal

A sky marshal or air marshal is a key element in helping to maintain passenger safety and ensuring the security of commercial flights. These persons typically work undercover as part of federal aviation and security authorities. They normally board planes disguised as regular passengers, but are specially trained to intervene if a situation occurs during travel that imperils the plane, crew, and/or passengers. Sky marshals or air marshals typically spend a great deal of time in active commercial air travel and performing related field work.

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Key Stats for Sky Marshal or Air Marshal

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sky Marshal or Air Marshal Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 31%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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