Protective Service - Highest to Lowest Paid Salary (Full List)

 

By the Numbers: The complete list from the Highest to the Lowest paid:

Job Title (# of members) Annual Mean Wag
   
1.    First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives (100,200) $88,400
2.    Detectives and Criminal Investigators (104,980) $81,490
3.    First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers (57,170) $77,050
4.    Transit and Railroad Police (4,810) $67,850
5.    First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers (43,230) $65,100
6.    Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (657,690) $62,760
7.    Fire Inspectors and Investigators (11,910) $61,660
8.    Fish and Game Wardens (6,610) $54,760
9.    Private Detectives and Investigators (28,490) $53,530
10.  First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other (72,880) $50,690
11.  Firefighters (315,910) $50,520
12.  Correctional Officers and Jailers (431,600) $46,750
13.  Bailiffs (17,880) $45,740
14.  Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists (1,650) $44,300
15.  Transportation Security Screeners (42,750) $40,160
16.  Parking Enforcement Workers (8,920) $39,650
17.  Animal Control Workers (12,970) $36,600
18.  Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators (10,460) $35,280
19.  Protective Service Workers, All Other (135,120) $32,880
20.  Security Guards (1,103,120) $29,730
21.  Crossing Guards (72,900) $29,190
22.  Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Serv Workers (145,100) $22,640

 

 
 
 
 

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