The salary statistics of other protective service workers are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of other protective service workers in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other protective service workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other protective service workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$19,220|
|25th Percentile Wage||$21,970|
|50th Percentile Wage||$27,150|
|75th Percentile Wage||$36,840|
|90th Percentile Wage||$49,000|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other protective service workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other protective service workers is $49,000. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $27,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,220. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 154% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other protective service workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other protective service workers in 20 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other protective service workers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $48,270. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $23,400).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
The average annual salary of other protective service worker related occupations at the national level is given in Table 3. For more salary information about a specific occupation, use the links below.
|Occupation||Median Annual Salary|
|Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators|| |
|Private Detectives and Investigators|| |
|Transportation Security Screeners|| |
|Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers|| |
|Animal Control Workers|| |
|Miscellaneous Protective Service Workers|| |
|Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers|| |
|Protective Service Workers, All Other|| |
|Crossing Guards|| |
|Security Guards|| |