Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

33-9099 Protective Service Workers, All Other

All protective service workers not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
113,020 1.7 % $15.56 $32,360 0.7 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.73 $10.28 $13.67 $18.48 $25.87
Annual Wage (2) $18,160 $21,380 $28,440 $38,450 $53,810


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elementary and Secondary Schools 31,080 0.37 $12.72 $26,460
Local Government (OES Designation) 17,610 0.33 $18.35 $38,170
School and Employee Bus Transportation 16,810 8.20 $12.51 $26,020
State Government (OES Designation) 6,930 0.32 $18.60 $38,690
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 4,440 0.22 $22.64 $47,100

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
School and Employee Bus Transportation 16,810 8.20 $12.51 $26,020
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation 1,390 1.48 $10.57 $21,990
Educational Support Services 1,680 1.13 $13.53 $28,150
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank 100 0.57 $20.76 $43,180
Spectator Sports 620 0.46 $24.04 $50,010

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Postal Service 180 0.03 $37.34 $77,660
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 170 0.03 $34.94 $72,670
Scientific Research and Development Services 300 0.05 $32.46 $67,510
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 250 0.01 $29.39 $61,130
Lessors of Real Estate 140 0.03 $25.70 $53,460


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 16,810 1.11 1.33 $17.44 $36,280
New York 13,290 1.51 1.80 $13.48 $28,030
Texas 7,340 0.65 0.78 $12.35 $25,690
Florida 6,690 0.87 1.04 $16.48 $34,290
New Jersey 6,410 1.66 1.98 $12.52 $26,030



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 1,460 3.16 3.77 $13.73 $28,560
District of Columbia 1,800 2.67 3.19 $20.52 $42,690
Wyoming 710 2.50 2.99 $17.20 $35,780
Montana 740 1.68 2.01 $15.08 $31,370
New Mexico 1,320 1.67 2.00 $20.62 $42,880



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Nevada 1,340 1.13 1.35 $22.54 $46,880
North Dakota 180 0.41 0.49 $22.10 $45,960
Alaska 530 1.64 1.96 $21.80 $45,340
New Mexico 1,320 1.67 2.00 $20.62 $42,880
District of Columbia 1,800 2.67 3.19 $20.52 $42,690




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 7,660 1.42 1.70 $13.42 $27,900
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,040 1.00 1.19 $18.29 $38,040
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 2,950 1.24 1.48 $19.72 $41,010
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 2,610 0.69 0.83 $13.99 $29,090
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 2,440 1.96 2.34 $14.89 $30,980
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,160 1.19 1.42 $18.11 $37,670
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 2,130 1.69 2.02 $15.60 $32,450
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 2,110 1.15 1.38 $13.80 $28,710
Edison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan Division 1,930 1.93 2.31 $12.43 $25,860
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO 1,590 1.20 1.44 $16.11 $33,510



Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Alexandria, LA 270 4.45 5.32 $16.35 $34,010
Casper, WY 170 4.05 4.84 $15.63 $32,500
Flagstaff, AZ 200 3.39 4.05 $18.43 $38,340
Kingston, NY 180 3.20 3.83 $10.96 $22,790
Providence-Fall River-Warwick, RI-MA 1,500 2.71 3.24 $13.63 $28,340
Danville, VA 100 2.62 3.14 $9.33 $19,400
Colorado Springs, CO 600 2.35 2.81 $13.89 $28,900
New Bedford, MA 150 2.34 2.80 $9.16 $19,040
Bloomington-Normal, IL 200 2.29 2.74 $9.98 $20,750
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA 270 2.21 2.64 $10.77 $22,400