Transportation Security Screeners

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.

Current openings

Flight Security Specialist 4

Salaries in NYC

Starting at:
$33,280
($16/hour)
Middle:
$38,560
($18/hour)
Up to:
$41,450
($19/hour)
Average:
$38,730
($18/hour)

Educational requirements

Minimum education:
High school diploma or equivalent

Work experience:
None

On-the-job training:
Short-term on-the-job training

Education level achieved by workers

 

Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.