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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Protective Services Occupations - Boston Metro Area

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data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Protective Services
Occupations
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers 80 0.0 0.1 $63,670
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 2,870 1.1 1.5 $94,520
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 1,970 0.7 1.8 $88,780
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 1,860 0.7 1.3 $48,000
Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Firefighters 8,030 3.0 1.3 $62,050
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 140 0.1 0.6 $84,200
Correctional Officers and Jailers 5,740 2.1 0.7 $69,700
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 1,600 0.6 0.8 $75,830
Fish and Game Wardens 40 0.0 0.4 $29,230
Parking Enforcement 270 0.1 1.6 $44,050
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 12,260 4.6 1.0 $67,230
Other Protective Services
Animal Control Workers 290 0.1 1.2 $41,540
Private Detectives and Investigators 1,100 0.4 2.0 $38,550
Security Guards 17,840 6.7 0.9 $29,820
Crossing Guards 990 0.4 0.7 $26,120
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 2,430 0.9 0.9 $23,280
Transportation Security Screeners 1,070 0.4 1.3 $39,680
Protective Service Workers, All Other 1,760 0.7 0.7 $24,380
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