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What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Government category? There are a wide range of jobs in the Government category and their pay varies significantly based on job title. Salaries below are US National averages data from July 31, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleCorporate Compliance Officer - Healthcare Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$101,189  
42.83%
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Responsible for programs, policies, and practices that ensure that all departments are in compliance with JCAHO, HIPAA, and accreditation standards. Monitors compliance with federal, state, and local More

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Job TitleCorrectional Officer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,850  
18.56%
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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 More

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Corrections Officer
Detention Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,936  
21.56%
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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 More

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Corrections Officer
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Senior Correctional Officer
Detention Officer
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Senior Detention Officer
Job TitleCriminal Investigator Experience4 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$64,844  
27.45%
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Conducts investigations of criminal cases. Analyzes collected data or evidence and prepares documentation for legal action. Conducts surveillance and interviews witnesses. Interfaces with various law More

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Investigator
Investigator - Criminal
Job TitleCustoms Officer Experience Education Avg. Salary$38,267  
16.20%
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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 o More

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Customs Inspector
Job TitleEmergency Dispatcher Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$37,864  
16.03%
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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 More

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Emergency Dispatch Operator
Job TitleFire Captain Experience EducationCertificate Avg. Salary$69,906  
29.59%
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Manages team of firefighters. Ensures all equipment is properly maintained and serviced. Directs training and conditioning activities. Leads and coordinates the response at a fire event. Typically rep More

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Fire Department Captain
Job TitleFire Inspector Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$61,382  
25.98%
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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. More

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Fire Safety Inspector
Job TitleGovernment Affairs Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$146,353  
61.95%
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Directs an organization's policies and objectives involving local, state, and federal government affairs. Maintains and nurtures the relationships with government, associated authorities and all commi More

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Director of Government Affairs
Job TitleGovernment Affairs Representative Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$81,049  
34.31%
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Facilitates the involvement of the organization in government affairs. Analyzes and interprets government policies, evaluate potential impact to organization's operation. Conducts communications and i More

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