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Screening Representative Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,498 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Screening Representative is $36,498 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Screening Representative is between $27,922 and $43,517. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Screens passengers for weapons, explosives, or other forbidden articles to prevent articles from being carried into restricted area of air terminal.
  • Greets passengers desiring to enter restricted area and informs them that they must be screened prior to entry.
  • Asks individuals to empty contents of pockets into tray.
  • Examines contents of tray for forbidden articles and directs individuals to pass through metal-detecting device.
  • Asks individuals to remove metal articles from person if metal detector signals presence of metal, or uses hand held metal detector to locate metal item on person.
  • Places carry-on baggage or other containers onto x-ray device, actuates device controls, and monitors screen to detect forbidden articles.
  • Requests owner to open baggage or containers when x-ray shows questionable contents.
  • Returns baggage and tray contents to individuals if no forbidden articles are detected.
  • Notifies Security Guard if forbidden articles are discovered or detector equipment indicates further search is needed.
Screening Representative Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Security Screeners

Job family population: 42,470

Estimated population of Screening Representative jobs: 3,698

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Screening Representative Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 24
Chicago Heights, IL, USA
Bluemount Inc.
Entry Level CUSTOMER ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE We are hiring immediately for a qualified Customer ... Able to pass pre - employment screening * Ability to multitask and accept added responsibilities
Customer Service - Sales Representative
May 21
Evanston, IL, USA
Matrix Bathroom
If you can meet the challenge, pass our screening process and graduate our basic training program ... We are seeking an Outside Sales Representative to join our team! You will resolve customer ...
Customer Service - Sales Representative
May 16
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
Matrix Bathroom Systems
If you can meet the challenge, pass our screening process and graduate our basic training program ... We are seeking a Customer Service - Sales Representative to join our team! You will be responsible ...
Marketing Communications Representative
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Sales and Marketing Company Seeks Entry-Level Marketing Communication Representative No Sales or ... Please send your resume to us by clicking the "apply" button and following the on-screen ...
Sales Representative - Salary
May 22
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
If so, you have what it takes to be a successful Sales Representative. SCMG gives you all the tools ... College degrees are preferred. · Successfully pass a background check and drug screening. Company ...
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