Transportation Security Screeners


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Transportation Security Screeners

Transportation Security Screeners - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Airports
  • Federal, state, and local government agencies

Outlook

Demand for this occupation is expected to decline. Demand depends on the perceived threat level at airports and whether screeners are stationed at other travel hubs, such as train stations. It also depends on government funding for security screeners.

Job openings occur as people retire or leave the occupation for other reasons.

Transportation Security Screeners (CIS 100539)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
1,915
Small
&
1.5%
5.8%
>>>>
174
Few
  Champaign Area
33
Small
&
0.0%
7.0%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
12
Very small
&
0.0%
5.0%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Cook County
753
Small
&
1.7%
5.6%
>>>>
68
Few
  Decatur Area
9
Very small
&
0.0%
7.0%
>>>>
0
None
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
45
Small
&
0.0%
9.7%
>>>>
4
Very few
  Du Page County
110
Small
&
1.8%
5.4%
>>>>
10
Few
  Edwardsville Area
13
Very small
&
0.0%
5.1%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
8
Very small
&
12.5%
7.0%
>>>>
0
None
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
14
Very small
&
0.0%
5.2%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Lake County
90
Small
&
3.3%
8.6%
>>>>
9
Few
  McHenry County
15
Very small
&
0.0%
6.8%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
19
Small
&
10.5%
6.8%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Northwest Illinois Area
16
Very small
&
-50.0%
3.6%
>>>>
0
None
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
71
Small
&
1.4%
7.3%
>>>>
7
Few
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
15
Very small
&
0.0%
4.3%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Rock Island-Moline Area
210
Large
&
1.0%
5.7%
>>>>
19
High
  Rockford Area
20
Very small
&
0.0%
7.6%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Shawnee National Forest Area
14
Small
&
0.0%
2.4%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Springfield Area
56
Small
&
1.8%
4.7%
>>>>
5
Few
  St Louis-Belleville Area
253
Large
&
2.0%
6.4%
>>>>
23
High
  Will County
30
Very small
&
0.0%
9.1%
>>>>
3
Very few
United States
51,400
Small
&
-3.1%
3.7%
>>>>
4,300
Few
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.