If you've ever flown out of the Buffalo Niagara International Airport and thought about working as a TSA agent, here's your chance. The Transportation Security Administration, which is a federal agency, is hiring locally.

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If you're interested, you can apply for one of the many positions here in Buffalo from now through February 28, 2023. The position pays between $38,354 and $54,791 per year. According to WKBW, the pay increases significantly if you stay on board,

After one year on the job at BNIA, the annual salary increases to $48,639 and after two years it increases to $59,495.

According to the job listing, the position requires a variety of daily duties, including operating security equipment, searching passengers entering the airport terminal, giving directions and answering questions, and more.

Transportation Security Officers are responsible for providing security and protection of travelers across all transportation sectors in a courteous and professional manner. Their duties may also extend to securing high-profile events, important figures and/or anything that includes or impacts our transportation systems.

You can apply and get more info here.

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These Are The Most Stressful Airports In The New York Area

While being a TSA agent can be pretty stressful, I assume, the good news is that if you do get a job at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, you won't be working at one of the most stressful airports in the New York Area.

Hawaiian Islands analyzed airports in the United States to find the most stressful ones,

To determine the most stressful airports in America and the world, Hawaiian Islands analyzed over 1,500 Google reviews for over 500 airports around the world. We analyzed the sentiment of Google reviews and ranked airports around the world and within the United States based on the percentage of reviews that indicate stress.

#9 John F. Kennedy International Airport

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#3 Newark Liberty International Airport

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#2 Albany International Airport

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You can see the list of the top 20 stressful airports in North America here.

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The Top 10 Busiest Airports in Upstate New York

While the busiest of the Empire State's airports are located in the Metropolitan New York area of "Downstate," our "Upstate" region has some pretty significant airports as well. I am sure you can all guess what are the Number 1, 2, 3 and maybe even the #4 busiest airports in Upstate. But the list gets very interesting by the time you get to Number 8, 9, and 10!

(The list is ranked by "enplanements," which is a fancy word used by the Federal Aviation Administration in referring to the number of passessegers who board an airplane.)

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