Average Salary for U.S. Department of Homeland Security Employees

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security typically pays:
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Employer: U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Transportation Security Officer (8)
$24,134 - $41,545  
[-]Transportation Security Officer (8)
Salary$27,800 - $46,847  
Bonus$91.46 - $2,400  
Total Pay$24,134 - $41,545  
[+]Special Agent (Federal) (6)
$60,995 - $135,364  
[+]Special Agent (Federal) (6)
Salary$61,417 - $133,096  
Total Pay$60,995 - $135,364  
[+]Border Patrol Agent (5)
$48,770 - $97,859  
[+]Border Patrol Agent (5)
Salary$53,492 - $98,754  
Total Pay$48,770 - $97,859  
[+]Immigration Officer (3)
$36,292 - $131,814  
[+]Immigration Officer (3)
Salary$37,172 - $130,346  
Total Pay$36,292 - $131,814  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 98
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Key Stats for U.S. Department of Homeland Security


32 %
68 %
$34,881 - $94,142
$40,611 - $101,302
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
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