Coronavirus Update: Our team is here to help our clients and readers navigate these difficult times. Visit our Resources page now »

Skip to Main Content

Home Explore Careers

Retail Loss Prevention Specialists

Employment Prospects


Most retail loss prevention specialists work for large retail corporations. They are often employed by companies such as Amazon, JCPenney, Kmart Corporation, Kohl's, Lowe's, Macy's, Target, and Wal-Mart, among many others. They may also work for smaller retail businesses as well as outlet centers, malls, and large warehouses. There are 135,390 protective service workers, including retail loss prevention specialists, employed in the United States, according to the Department of Labor. 

Join Vault Gold to unlock this premium content

Earnings - Outlook - Resources & Associations and more

Submit a Review and Get 7 FREE DAYS of Vault Gold

Are you a student? You may have FREE access.

Vault partners with thousands of colleges, universities and academic institutions to provide students with FREE access to our premium content. To determine if your school is a partner, please enter your school email address below.