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Average Salary for U.S. Customs and Border Protection Employees

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection typically pays:
above market

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Employer: U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Customs Officer (4)
$43,407 - $120,603  
[-]Customs Officer (4)
Salary$62,695 - $125,082  
Total Pay$43,407 - $120,603  
[+]Border Patrol Agent (3)
$32,784 - $100,639  
[+]Border Patrol Agent (3)
Salary$37,213 - $91,984  
Total Pay$32,784 - $100,639  
[+]Personnel Security Specialist (2)
$49,005 - $101,698  
[+]Personnel Security Specialist (2)
Salary$51,977 - $98,499  
Total Pay$49,005 - $101,698  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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U. S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Border Patrol

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is a federal law enforcement agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security charged with regulating and facilitating international trade, collecting import duties, and enforcing U.S. regulations, including trade, customs and immigration. CBP is the largest law enforcement agency in the United States.…
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Key Stats for U.S. Customs and Border Protection


26 %
74 %
$44,219 - $99,568
$35,028 - $97,527
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$44,219 - $97,110
United States (change)

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