Guard, patrol, or monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules. May operate x-ray and metal detector equipment.
Median Annual Wage: $24,410
Education: High school diploma or equivalent (67%); Less than high school diploma (27%); Some college, no degree (4%)
Projected Growth: Average (8% to 14%)
Related Job Titles: Security Officer; Loss Prevention Officer; Safety and Security Officer; Security Agent; Security Guard; Campus Security Officer; Customer Service Security Officer; Hotel Security Officer; Store Detective