Loss Prevention Managers

General Information

Description

Plan and direct policies, procedures, or systems to prevent the loss of assets. Determine risk exposure or potential liability, and develop risk control measures.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit60.83%
  2. Self-employed18.09%
  3. State and local government9.67%
  4. Federal government5.97%
  5. Private, not for profit5.05%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises
  • Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
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Salary

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$135,970
$55,100
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 58%
  • Some college 12%
  • Associate's degree 12%
  • High school 4%
  • Master's degree 4%
  • Post-doctoral training 4%
  • Post-secondary certificate 4%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Education and Training
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel and Human Resources

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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