Average Entry-Level Transportation Security Officer Hourly Pay

$15.68
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$1,483
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Transportation Security Officer is $15.68.
10%
$13.59
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$15.68
50%
$18.16
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90%
MEDIAN $15.68
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $18
Bonus
$733 - $1,548
Total Pay
$28,578 - $39,515

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Job Description for Transportation Security Officer

Popular Employer Salaries for Transportation Security Officer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Transportation Security Officer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Transportation Security Officer
Security Officer
Security Supervisor
Office Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Transportation Security Officer

Skills in Customer Service, Security Policies and Procedures, Security Risk Management and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Security Officer

An early career Transportation Security Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.97 based on 248 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Security Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.53 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Transportation Security Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.83 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Transportation Security Officer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Anchorage, Alaska (7.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (6.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 416 survey responses.
Early Career
59.6%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
19.0%
Late Career
1.9%