Compare TSA (Transportation Security Administration) vs US Customs and Border Protection BETA

See how US Customs and Border Protection vs. TSA (Transportation Security Administration) compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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TSA (Transportation Security Administration)

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 1184 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 163 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.0
Senior Management
2.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.3
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
TSA (Transportation Security Administration) Ceo David P. Pekoske
27%
27%David P. Pekoske
CEO Approval
US Customs and Border Protection Ceo R. Gil Kerlikowske
55%
55%R. Gil Kerlikowske
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
41%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
27%
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Transportation Security Officer200 Salaries
$39,833/yr
Tso108 Salaries
$39,501/yr
Program Analyst28 Salaries
$76,630/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
CBP Officer34 Salaries
$85,130/yr
Border Patrol Agent20 Salaries
$82,476/yr
Management and Program Analyst7 Salaries
$90,709/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 113 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 89 reviews)
Pros
"Pay and benefits"(in 17 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Airport"(in 78 reviews)
"Part time"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
"Cbp"(in 10 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great job"Oct 26, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at TSA (Transportation Security Administration) full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Good pay, good benefits, career progression

Cons

Various shifts, working with public

"Great Job"Sep 22, 2019

Current Employee - Marine Interdiction Agent

I have been working at US Customs and Border Protection full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Get paid to drive boats, how can you beat that?

Cons

Govt shutdowns get to be a pain when your paycheck is delayed.

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