Transit and Railroad Police

5.2/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
13%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
3.2%
by 2031
WAGES
$64,930
or $31.21 hourly
VOLUME
3,590
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 13% (No worries)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
Negotiation
Manual Dexterity
Originality
Persuasion
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Transit and Railroad Police' job openings is expected to rise 3.2% by 2031
'Transit and Railroad Police' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Transit and Railroad Police' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Transit and Railroad Police' was $64,930, or $31.21 hourly
'Transit and Railroad Police' are paid 41.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as transit and railroad police?

As of 2021 there were 3,590 people employed as Transit and Railroad Police within the United States.
This represents around 0.003% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 39 thousand people are employed as Transit and Railroad Police.

Job description

Protect and police railroad and transit property, employees, or passengers.

SOC Code: 33-3052.00

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Comments

Khan (Small chance) says
Why would they be some more likely to be replaced than normal police?
Apr 07, 2020 at 05:59 PM

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