Transportation security screeners are most often employed by the National security & international affairs industry. The average yearly wage for Transportation security screeners was $47,079 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Transportation security screeners by wage are Furnace, kiln, oven, drier, & kettle operators & tenders, Eligibility interviewers, government programs, and Conveyor operators & tenders, & hoist & winch operators.
Transportation security screeners are part of the Protective service occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of correctional officers, Firstline supervisors of police & detectives, Firstline supervisors of fire fighting & prevention workers, Miscellaneous first-line supervisors, protective service workers, Firefighters, and 13 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Transportation security screeners are Maui, Kalawao & Kauai Counties PUMA, HI, Orange County (Southeast) PUMA, FL, and Miami Gardens City (North & West) PUMA, FL. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Transportation security screeners are Miami Gardens City (North & West) PUMA, FL, Opa-Locka City, West Little River & Westview PUMA, FL, and Orange County (Southeast) PUMA, FL.