Customs Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a Customs Officer make in the United States? The average Customs Officer salary in the United States is $38,804 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $35,153 and $49,003. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Inspects and searches cargo, baggage or articles worn by persons or carriers. Detects and seizes illegal and smuggled goods. Requires a high school diploma with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Must meet physical and personal requirements. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a manager. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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35153
49003
38804

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35153
49003
38804
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    Customs Officer


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    Import/Export Clerk

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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