Browse Average Salary Ranges for Government Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Government? There are 90 jobs in Government category. The pay ranges vary from $35,049 to $241,837. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 06, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleCorrectional Officer / Jailer II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,000  
66.71%
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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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Correctional Officer, Sr.
Corrections Officer II
Prisoner Supervision Senior Officer
Job TitleCorrectional Officer, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,947  
66.64%
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 More

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Correctional Officer / Jailer II
Corrections Officer II
Prisoner Supervision Senior Officer
Job TitleCorrections Officer II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,950  
66.64%
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 More

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Correctional Officer, Sr.
Correctional Officer / Jailer II
Prisoner Supervision Senior Officer
Job TitleCriminal Investigator Experience4 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$66,397  
85.17%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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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Criminal Investigator/Specialist
Job TitleCriminal Investigator/Specialist Experience4 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$66,400  
85.18%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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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Criminal Investigator
Job TitleFire Captain Experience EducationCertificate Avg. Salary$71,630  
91.89%
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 a fire event. Typically rep More

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Firefighting Team Captain
Job TitleFire Inspector Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$62,821  
80.59%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 Building Inspector
Fire Inspector/Investigator
Job TitleFire Inspector/Investigator Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$62,900  
80.69%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 Inspector
Fire Safety Building Inspector
Job TitleFire Safety Building Inspector Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$62,830  
80.60%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 Inspector
Fire Inspector/Investigator
Job TitleFirefighting Team Captain Experience EducationCertificate Avg. Salary$71,700  
91.98%
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 a fire event. Typically rep More

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Fire Captain

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