Average Immigration Officer Salary

$59,310
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$42k
MEDIAN
$59k
90%
$83k

The average salary for an Immigration Officer is $59,310

Base Salary
$42k - $83k
Bonus
$1k - $2k
Total Pay
$41k - $84k
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What Do Immigration Officers Do?

Immigration Officer Tasks
  • Check documents and paper to ensure proper documentation.
  • Ensure any person denied entry returns or is detained.
  • Process and grant or deny visa requests.
  • Determine acceptability of visa, travel, asylum and other requests.
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FAQs About Immigration Officers

What is the highest pay for Immigration Officers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Immigration Officer is $83k / year

What is the lowest pay for Immigration Officers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Immigration Officer is $42k / year

How can Immigration Officers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Immigration Officer is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Immigration Officer that oversees more junior Immigration Officers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.