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

Protective Services Occupations - Chicago Metro Area

Click on an occupation in the table below for more detailed information:

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 320 0.1 0.2 $84,490
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 4,710 1.0 1.5 $106,590
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 2,640 0.6 1.4 $101,760
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other 2,300 0.5 1.0 $44,860
Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Firefighters 12,190 2.7 1.2 $65,810
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 360 0.1 0.9 $53,410
Bailiffs 310 0.1 0.5 $33,940
Correctional Officers and Jailers 5,780 1.3 0.4 $61,360
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 2,080 0.5 0.6 $93,040
Parking Enforcement 510 0.1 1.8 $44,920
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 25,440 5.6 1.2 $78,900
Other Protective Services
Animal Control Workers 160 0.0 0.4 $44,970
Private Detectives and Investigators 960 0.2 1.0 $40,620
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Investigators 240 0.1 0.7 $32,870
Security Guards 45,840 10.1 1.3 $29,150
Crossing Guards 2,520 0.6 1.1 $31,400
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 6,540 1.4 1.4 $19,780
Transportation Security Screeners 2,000 0.4 1.4 $40,260
Protective Service Workers, All Other 4,430 1.0 1.0 $22,140
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