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Security Inspector Salary
in Virginia, United States

$33,817 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Inspector is $33,817 a year and $16 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Security Inspector is between $25,871 and $40,354. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Guards government installations, materials, and documents against illegal acts, such as sabotage, riot, and espionage.
  • Patrols area on foot, horseback, automobile, or aircraft to detect and prevent unauthorized activities, using weapons or physical force as necessary.
  • Searches installation for explosive devices and notifies bomb disposal unit.
  • Stands guard during secret and hazardous experiments.
  • Performs routine police duties within installation.
  • May travel throughout united states and foreign countries.
Security Inspector Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Transportation Security Screeners

Job family population: 42,470

Estimated population of Security Inspector jobs: 2,054

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Security Inspector Job Listings for Virginia, United States

IAD - Cart Inspection Agent
Jan 16
Dulles, VA, USA
SCIS Air Security
Adheres to all Airline Catering Security standards, Airport specifications, and Company policies ... Search and inspect Airline catering carts and vehicles. * Work incorporation with other associates ...
Security Specialist / SIPR Room Coordinator with Security Clearance
Feb 16
fort belvoir fort belvoir, United States
Cape Fox Shared Services
Lock and unlock doors, inspect personnel for entry in accordance with Government provided personnel list * Contact the PM DCATS Security Manager for all personnel requesting access not on Government ...
Personnel Security Specialist II with Security Clearance
Feb 20
McLean, United States
DynCorp International
Requires ability to stand, sit, climb a ladder, and walk to conduct physical security inspections. Travel * Domestic and international overnight travel to austere or inhospitable locations maybe ...
Information System Security Manager (ISSM) II with Security Clearance
Dec 29
Arlington, United States
ManTech International Corporation
... inspections, tests, and reviews • Develop policies and procedures for responding to security incidents, and for investigating and reporting security violations and incidents • Ensure proper ...
Physical Security Analyst with Security Clearance
Dec 25
Arlington, United States
Redhorse Corporation
Develop and maintain physical security inspection checklists IAW applicable DoD requirements. Draft and process Technical Security Countermeasures requests. * Administer Client managed and supported ...
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