Career Profiles and Employment Projections
- Transportation Security Screeners
Transportation Security Screeners
Top 3 security screener Jobs
Security Screener Agent
- GAT Airline Ground Support
- Hapeville, GA
Duties include (but are not limited to) aircraft searches, passenger screening, baggage screening, and/or all.
This position requires working in a
- Alutiiq LLC
- Arlington, VA
Conduct screening of visitor's, baggage, or cargo to ensure compliance with Government
Overnight Security Screener Lead - (BOS Logan)
- DAL Global Services
- Boston, MA
• Provides consistent access control through verification of guest and employee credentials.
• Performs perimeter
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What Transportation security screeners Do
Conduct screening of passengers, baggage, or cargo to ensure compliance with Transportation Security Administration (TSA) regulations. May operate basic security equipment such as x-ray machines and hand wands at screening checkpoints.
Transportation security screener Salaries
- 2014 employment: 46,600
- May 2015 median annual wage: $39,310
Job Outlook for Transportation security screeners
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: -4,200
- Growth rate: -9 percent (Decline)
How to Become a Transportation security screener
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training
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*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. Used by permission.