How To Work For The Tsa?

Steps for Becoming a TSA Screener

  • Acquire the necessary education and/or experience.
  • Apply for an open position on the USAJOBS website.
  • Take and pass a background investigation.
  • Pass a medical examination.
  • Take and pass a drug test.
  • Successfully pass an image interpretation test.
  • Be hired as a TSA screener.

Is it hard to become a TSA agent?

Basic Requirements

TSA agents must have at the very least a high school diploma or GED. In addition, in order to apply, you must have at least one year of experience as a security officer or Xray technician. Also, you may not work as TSA agent if you are not a US citizen.

How long does it take to get hired at TSA?

three months

How much do TSA screeners make an hour?

United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) pays its employees an average of $16.48 an hour. Hourly pay at United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) ranges from an average of $13.82 to $20.72 an hour.

Is working for TSA worth it?

TSA is a great agency to get your foot into the federal government and transfer to a better agencies depending on your backgrounds. The hiring requirement had eased quite a bit since I was hired. Is it worth working? yes, it will open doors for different career fields with in the federal governments.