How much does a Protective Security Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Protective Security Specialist in the United States is $27 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $24 and $31. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Pendleton Solutions - Arlington , VA
Senior Physical Security Specialist Clearance: Top Secret (TS) Security Clearance is required and ... protected by law. NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES Please note that PenSol does not accept ...
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Pendleton Solutions - Arlington , VA
United States (Required) Position Summary The Industrial Security Specialist will provide oversight and manage all of the activities performed to support the protection of classified information ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 20 days ago
Global Resource Solutions, Inc. - Arlington , VA
... Personnel Security Specialists in generating official correspondence (status queries and ... protected veteran status.
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Creative Information Technology, Inc - Falls Church , VA
Title IT Security Analyst Client Baltimore County Resumes Due Aug 16, 2021 Location Towson MD 21204 Rate $58-68/hr Duration ~6 months Description/Role Baltimore County's Office of Information ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 1 day ago
CMCI - Ashburn , VA
... and security specialists. As a DevSecOps engineer, you will provide leadership in the DevSecOps ... Protect assets spanning across infrastructure, platform, CI/CD pipelines and applications * Enforce ...
LinkedIn - 18 days ago
National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) - Chantilly , VA
This position serves as a Security Specialist (Polygraph Examiner) performing operational ... Protects classified materials through use of sound security practices for ensuring the safeguarding ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
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