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Kentucky Homeland Security Salaries

Salaries for homeland security personnel in Kentucky are available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2012. Salary data for various positions is listed below with the average annual salary followed by that of those professionals who earned in the top tenth percentile.

Homeland Security Jobs
Mean Salary
Explosives Workers
$44610
Information Security Analysts
$68790
Supervisors of Protective Service Workers
$39140
Transportation Security Screeners
$36650

The salaries for information security analysts varied widely throughout the state. Those in Louisville had average annual and top tenth salaries much higher than the average for Kentucky. They were $85,390 and $133,510. Those in the top tenth percentile of this field earned $141,550 on average in the nonmetropolitan area of west central Kentucky.

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Protective service worker supervisor salaries also varied a great deal. Those in Lexington earned an average salary of $40,400 with the top earners having made $65,540. Explosives workers received higher salaries in the nonmetropolitan area of eastern Kentucky. Their annual average was $47,860 while the top earners garnered $68,490.

The information shown in these tables was furnished by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and represents salary data for many of the different homeland security jobs one could find in Kentucky’s major cities.

Kentucky Information Security Analyst Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Cincinnati-Middletown OH-KY-IN
670
75530
Evansville IN-KY
40
70600
Lexington-Fayette KY
40
69300
Louisville-Jefferson County KY-IN
150
85390
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
Estimate Not Released
68590

Kentucky Ordnance Handling Expert Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
230
43790
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
Estimate Not Released
47860

Kentucky Protective Service Workers Supervisor Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Cincinnati-Middletown OH-KY-IN
350
46190
Evansville IN-KY
40
43430
Huntington-Ashland WV-KY-OH
50
47130
Lexington-Fayette KY
80
40400
Louisville-Jefferson County KY-IN
240
44400
Owensboro KY
60
25590
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
50
45700
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
40
40950
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
70
44350
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
150
24530

Kentucky Transportation Security Screener Salaries

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Cincinnati-Middletown OH-KY-IN
290
38280
Evansville IN-KY
30
35630
Lexington-Fayette KY
50
33470
Louisville-Jefferson County KY-IN
130
34760

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