Security Managers

7.3/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $47.54 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 1.7% (Totally Safe)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Security Managers' job openings is expected to rise 8.9% by 2030
'Security Managers' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Security Managers' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Security Managers' was $98,890, or $47.54 hourly
'Security Managers' are paid 135.7% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 307,620 people employed as Security Managers.
This represents around 0.22% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Direct an organization's security functions, including physical security and safety of employees and facilities.

SOC Code: 11-3013.01

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