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What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security category? There are a wide range of jobs in the Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security category and their pay varies significantly based on job title. Salaries below are US National averages data from May 30, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleCampus Police Officer Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$45,314  
25.71%
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Conduct patrols on campus to ensure security of buildings, students and staff. Responds to requests for assistance and emergencies. Enforces vehicle and traffic regulations. Investigates crimes. May c

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Police Officer
College University On Campus Police Officer
Job TitleCampus Police Supervisor Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$56,952  
32.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Leads the investigation and apprehension of campus criminals. Protects life and property safety on campus. Ensures compliance with state laws, city ordinances, and university regulations. May require

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Campus Police Lieutenant
College Campus Police Lieutenant
University Campus Police Lieutenant
Job TitleCampus Security Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$90,896  
51.57%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Directs and implements security and safety policies and procedures on campus. Manages the work activities of campus police and patrol units. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a senior

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University Campus Police Director
University Police Director
University Campus Police Director
College Campus Police Director
College Police Director
Director of Campus Police
Director of Campus Security
College Campus Security Director
Job TitleCompliance Analyst (Banking) Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$45,039  
25.55%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Monitors customer accounts and researches transactions to identify suspicious activity in violation of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), USA Patriot Act, and other Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations. R

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Job TitleCompliance Analyst (Banking), Sr. Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,668  
33.29%
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Monitors customer accounts and researches complex transactions to identify suspicious activity in violation of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), USA Patriot Act, and other Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regula

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Job TitleCompliance Director (Banking) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$101,636  
57.66%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Has overall responsibility for ensuring organizational compliance with the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), USA Patriot Act, and other Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations. Develops and implements strategie

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Job TitleCompliance Manager (Banking) Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,670  
42.36%
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Manages daily activities of the team responsible for identifying suspicious activity in violation of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), USA Patriot Act, and other Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations. Imp

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Job TitleCorrectional Officer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,452  
24.65%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su

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Corrections Officer
Detention Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,479  
28.64%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Su

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Corrections Officer
Sr.
Senior Correctional Officer
Detention Officer
Sr.
Senior Detention Officer
Job TitleCriminal Investigator Experience4 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$64,023  
36.32%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Conducts investigations of criminal cases. Analyzes collected dator evidence and prepares documentation for legal action. Conducts surveillance and interviews witnesses. Interfaces with various law en

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Investigator
Investigator - Criminal
Job TitleDetective/Investigator, Except Public Experience Education Avg. Salary$45,543  
25.84%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Conducts private investigations to locate missing persons, obtains confidential information, and solves crimes. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 2-4 years of experience in the f

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Detective
Criminal Investigation;
Plain-clothes Officer
Job TitleEmergency Dispatcher Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$37,531  
21.29%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for responding to calls for emergency and non-emergency assistance and in dispatching law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units. Transmits and receives coded and conventional message

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Emergency Dispatch Operator
Job TitleFire Captain Experience EducationCertificate Avg. Salary$69,016  
39.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages team of firefighters. Ensures all equipment is properly maintained and serviced. Directs training and conditioning activities. Leads and coordinates the response at fire event. Typically repor

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Fire Department Captain
Job TitleFire Fighter Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$45,630  
25.89%
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Responds immediately to fires and other emergency situations. Provides protection to public and property. Requires high school diplomor its equivalent. Typically requires certification as an Emergency

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Firefighter
Job TitleFire Inspector Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$60,610  
34.39%
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Conducts inspections of new and existing buildings to ensure compliance with fire and safety codes. Prepares reports and issues violation documents and defines remedies. Conducts fire investigations.

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Fire Safety Inspector
Job TitleFire Inspector Supervisor Experience Education Avg. Salary$77,161  
43.78%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees the inspection of fire-damaged dwellings to determine cause and prevention. Enforces a variety of fire laws, regulations, and policies. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with a

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Job TitleFire Prevention Engineer Experience Education Avg. Salary$57,252  
32.48%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Examines buildings and conducts research to determine fire prevention techniques. Ensures fire compliance codes are being adhered to. Educates public by providing information on fire prevention. Requi

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Loss Prevention Research Engineer
Fire Prevention Research Engineer
Job TitleHighway Patrol Experience Education Avg. Salary$50,170  
28.46%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Patrols assigned geographic area and makes note of unusual or suspicious events. Resolves disputes and enforces traffic laws. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experie

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Job TitleParole Officer Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$55,249  
31.35%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for managing designated cases for prisoners who are on parole. Assesses the needs of the parolee, schedules and sets standards for supervision and creates reports on progress and behavior.

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Job TitlePolice Lieutenant Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$88,024  
49.94%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises team of police sergeants and other law enforcement support staff. Responsible for officer assignments, patrol operations, and investigations. Prepares and reviews reports. Ensures all polic

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Police Department Lieutenant
Job TitlePolice Patrol Officer Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$53,208  
30.19%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for patrolling an assigned areto prevent and discover crime and to enforce regulations. Responsible for responding to calls, taking necessary action at the scene of crime or disturbance, c

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Cop
Police Officer
Job TitlePolice Records Clerk Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,837  
19.20%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains the records filing system and/or database used to manage, access, and preserve electronic and paper records of criminal justice activities. Assists in providing accurate and clear informatio

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Police Clerk
Job TitlePolice Sergeant Experience5 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$70,541  
40.02%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for supervising patrol officers and agents as assigned and maintaining the chain of command within the operations of the department. Responsible for developing training programs for depart

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Sergeant
Police/Detective Supervisor
Job TitleProperty and Evidence Clerk Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,662  
23.07%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Receives, records, stores, and safeguards evidence collected from crime investigations. Prepares records of articles according to chain of custody procedures and maintains evidence database. Releases

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Property/Evidence Clerk
Job TitleRetail Store Detective Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,769  
19.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for apprehension and prosecution of shoplifters and the prevention of theft. Not uniformed security guard or watchman. Requires high school diplomor its equivalent. Typically reports to ma

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Job TitleSafety Representative I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$60,177  
34.14%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Outlines and implements training programs to educate and inform workforce on work safety, environmental safety, and accident prevention regulations and procedures. Develops and distributes educational

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Entry Level Safety Representative
Job TitleSafety Representative II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$68,792  
39.03%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Outlines and implements training programs to educate and inform workforce on work safety, environmental safety, and accident prevention regulations and procedures. Develops and distributes educational

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Intermediate Level Safety Representative
Job TitleSafety Representative III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$85,587  
48.56%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Outlines and implements training programs to educate and inform workforce on work safety, environmental safety, and accident prevention regulations and procedures. Develops and distributes educational

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Senior Level Safety Representative
Job TitleSafety Representative IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$96,762  
54.90%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Outlines and implements training programs to educate and inform workforce on work safety, environmental safety, and accident prevention regulations and procedures. Develops and distributes educational

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Job TitleSafety Specialist Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$75,284  
42.71%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Implements, manages and monitors safety programs, policies, and procedures that meet OSHA and other applicable requirements. Evaluates the organization's procedures, facilities and equipment by conduc

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Safety Officer
Job TitleSecurity Coordinator Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,300  
37.62%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Ensures programs are effective and identifies the need for additional resources. Requires bachelor's degree. Typically repor

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Job TitleSecurity Dispatcher - Casino Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,271  
18.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Notifies officers or guards of activity requiring security presence. Handles emergency and non-emergency phone calls from customers and employees. May require high school diplomor its equivalent. Typi

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Job TitleSecurity Guard Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,530  
17.32%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for the security and order of buildings, grounds or other work sites. Periodically patrols related areas examining doors, windows, and gates to ensure that they are properly secured. May r

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Job TitleSecurity Guard (EMT) - Casino Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$28,894  
16.39%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Patrols casino property and ensures the safety of employees and guests. Responds to emergencies as needed. Notifies local police department when backup is necessary. Holds an Emergency Medical Technic

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Security Officer (EMT) - Casino
Job TitleSecurity Guard - Casino Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$27,049  
15.35%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Patrols casino property and ensures the safety of employees and guests. Responds to emergencies as needed. Notifies local police department when backup is necessary. May require high school diplomor i

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Security Officer - Casino
Job TitleSecurity Guard, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$36,614  
20.77%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects, monitors, controls, and patrols work sites, an assigned location, property, and/or people. May be expected to collect and complete paperwork. Requires high school diplomor its equivalent. Ma

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Senior Security Guard
Security Guard
Sr
Job TitleSecurity Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$89,742  
50.92%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages group of security guards who ensure the protection of an organization's facilities. Develops and enforces security procedures and regulations. Acts as liaison to all departments on security me

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Security Manger
Job TitleSecurity Shift Supervisor Assistant - Casino Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,588  
24.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists in the supervision of the security department for shift. Schedules employees and assigns tasks. Goes on patrols as needed. May require high school diplomor its equivalent. Leads and direct the

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Assistant Security Shift Supervisor - Casino
Job TitleSecurity Supervisor I Experience2 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$47,988  
27.23%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises team of security personnel. Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure protection from intruders, fire hazards, theft, and vandalism. Develops emergency procedures, responds to incidents, and

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Level I Security Supervisor
Job TitleSecurity Supervisor II Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,864  
33.40%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises team of security personnel. Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure protection from intruders, fire hazards, theft, and vandalism. Develops emergency procedures, responds to incidents, and

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Level II Security Supervisor
Job TitleSecurity Supervisor III Experience3 - 5 Education Avg. Salary$78,116  
44.32%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises team of security personnel. Inspects buildings and grounds to ensure protection from intruders, fire hazards, theft, and vandalism. Develops emergency procedures, responds to incidents, and

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Level III Security Supervisor
Job TitleSheriff/Police Chief Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$103,811  
58.90%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Enforces the law on town, city, or county level. Responsibilities include police service planning, organizational development, personnel management, community policing, and community relations. May al

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Deputy
Sheriff
Chief of Police
Police Chief
Job TitleSurveillance Operations Manager - Casino Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$62,237  
35.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages and directs the surveillance department. Organizes routine random surveillances and audits surveillance as required. Ensures compliance with gaming requirements set by state gaming authority a

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Manager of Surveillance - Casino
Operations Manager of Surveillance - Casino
Surveillance Manager - Casino
Job TitleSurveillance Operator - Casino Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$37,303  
21.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates all surveillance computer equipment. Monitors all areas of the property and closely observes target game, staff member, or customer. Ensures compliance with applicable gaming regulations. Rep

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Operator of Surveillance - Casino
Job TitleSurveillance Supervisor - Casino Experience3 + EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$46,124  
26.17%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Implements policies and procedures for the surveillance department. Ensures compliance with gaming requirements set by state gaming authority and local law enforcement. Supervises and evaluates survei

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Supervisor of Surveillance - Casino
Job TitleSurveillance Technician - Casino Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$44,278  
25.12%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Installs and removes various types of cameras throughout the establishment. Maintains, repairs, and installs alarms. Creates tapes for training and investigations. May require an associate's degree or

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Job TitleTop Corporate Security Executive Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$176,256  
100.00%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops and implements policies to ensure the physical safety of all visitors, employees, or customers to the organization's facilities and the security of property and assets owned by the organizati

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VP
Security
Vice President of Security
Chief Corporate Security Executive
Top Security Executive

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