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Police patrol officers must complete a training program known as the "police academy" before beginning work. A degree is often preferred but not required, and different states and departments tend to have different requirements. Generally, a person applies to become a police officer and is selected ...
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MEDIAN: $45,195
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Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer - U.S. Air Force (USAF) , salaries: $36,000
Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer - Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department , salaries: $46,618
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Correctional officers/jailers work in correctional facilities and prisons to oversee individuals who have been arrested or sentenced to serve time in prison. They typically supervise inmates in living areas (e.g, dining area, inmates' cells, etc.) and outdoors when inmates are allowed to have recreational ...
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MEDIAN: $33,621
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Security officers are responsible for maintaining the overall security of a property. Security officers use many different tactics to prevent theft, vandalism, and damage to properties. They may patrol the property in a vehicle and may maintain records of who enters or leaves the property, either at ...
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Security Officer - Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. , hourly rate: $9.01 - $14.67
Security Officer - G4S Security Services , hourly rate: $9.66 - $14.15
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An administrative officer holds a high-ranking position that includes managing the administrative functions of the business. In many cases, the administrative officer's role is defined by four primary responsibilities: communication, coordination, completing daily administrative tasks, and conducting ...
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MEDIAN: $55,949
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Administrative Officer - Department of Veteran's Affairs , salaries: $64,991
Administrative Officer - U.S. Army , salaries: $105,600
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A correctional officer works at a prison, jail, or similar institution. They are responsible for maintaining the safety and control of all persons remanded to the custody of the facility. The help ensure and enforce all procedures and regulations as required by the jurisdiction and management. In addition ...
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MEDIAN: $35,348
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Correctional Officer - Texas Department of Criminal Justice , salaries: $24,576 - $39,766
Correctional Officer - Federal Bureau of Prisons , salaries: $39,717 - $67,767
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Payroll officers monitor an office's payroll. They are responsible for collecting timesheet information of each employee, calculating the amount to disburse to each employee in the pay period, calculate taxes, send money to accounts, and write checks. Their work setting is usually in an office, and the ...
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MEDIAN: $43,666
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A police officer is part of one of the three areas of our criminal justice system. Members of the police force are responsible for enforcing the law. An officer will patrol neighborhoods to deter criminal activity as well as monitor any threat to public safety. A police officer will respond to incidents ...
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MEDIAN: $48,815
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Police Officer - New York Police Department (NYPD) , salaries: $43,161 - $87,586
Police Officer - U.S. Air Force (USAF) , salaries: $22,301 - $60,608
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Minors who have broken the law and are considered to be dangerous to society or at risk for continuing to commit serious crimes are generally housed in juvenile detention facilities. A juvenile detention officer is a person who supervises and observes the behavior of these detainees and helps ensure ...
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MEDIAN: $33,591
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Juvenile Detention Officer - Williamson County , hourly rate: $17.08
Juvenile Detention Officer - Pima County Juvenile Courts , hourly rate: $15.45
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