Average Experienced Transportation Security Officer Salary

$42,117
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$1,148
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The average salary for an Experienced Transportation Security Officer is $42,117.
10%
$37k
10%
$42k
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$54k
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MEDIAN $42,117
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Salary
$37k - $54k
Bonus
$509 - $2k
Total Pay
$32k - $51k

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Job Description for Transportation Security Officer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Transportation Security Officer

An entry-level Transportation Security Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34,496 based on 137 salaries. An early career Transportation Security Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,066 based on 248 salaries. A mid-career Transportation Security Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,497 based on 81 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $52,623.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 474 survey responses.
Entry Level
28.9%
Early Career
52.3%
Mid Career
17.1%
Late Career
1.7%