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Supervisor of Protective Service Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of supervisors of protective service workers are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of supervisors of protective service workers in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of supervisors of protective service workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The supervisors of protective service workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Supervisor of Protective Service Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,540
25th Percentile Wage
$48,380
50th Percentile Wage
$67,430
75th Percentile Wage
$92,520
90th Percentile Wage
$117,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for supervisors of protective service workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) supervisors of protective service workers is $117,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,540. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 230% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of supervisors of protective service workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201667,4302.03%5.31%
201566,0601.48%-
201465,0800.94%-
201364,4700.96%-
201263,850--

Table 2. Supervisor of Protective Service Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of supervisors of protective service workers in 18 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 supervisors of protective service workers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $75,340. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $38,910).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$75,340
Utilities
$73,690
Manufacturing
$72,590
Information
$64,330
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$63,700
Finance and Insurance
$63,290
Transportation and Warehousing
$62,560
Educational Services
$62,310
Construction
$61,170
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$55,860
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$54,140
Health Care and Social Assistance
$50,170
Wholesale Trade
$49,210
Retail Trade
$48,930
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$45,190
Accommodation and Food Services
$44,680
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$44,630
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$38,910

Table 3. Salaries of Supervisor of Protective Service Worker Related Occupations

The average annual salary of supervisor of 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
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
$84,840
First-Line Supervisors of Law Enforcement Workers
$77,500
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers
$74,540
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
$60,560
Other First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
$47,820


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