Average Transportation Security Officer Salary at U.S. Department of Homeland Security

$39,402
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$1,300
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The average salary for a Transportation Security Officer at U.S. Department of Homeland Security is $39,402.
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MEDIAN $39,402
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$35k - $50k
Bonus
$983 - $2k
Total Pay
$32k - $49k

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Career Paths

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Transportation Security Officer
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Popular Skills for Transportation Security Officer

Skills in Customer Service and Security Risk Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training and Security Policies and Procedures.

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 $38,488 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Security Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,592 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Transportation Security Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,600 based on 11 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
21.2%
Experienced
33.3%