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Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Jobs

source: Texas Workforce Commission

Job Educational Requirements Salary Range
Administrative Law Judge & Hearing Officer Bachelor's plus exp $51,390 - $110,190
Arbitrator, Mediator & Conciliator Bachelor's plus exp $36,190 - $71,850
Bailiff Moderate-term on-the-job training $28,270 - $46,680
Correctional Officer & Jailer Moderate-term on-the-job training $30,080 - $37,660
Court Reporter Postsecondary vocational award $29,410 - $74,590
Crossing Guard Short-term on-the-job training $16,760 - $21,810
Detective & Criminal Investigator Bachelor's Degree $44,460 - $92,590
Fire Inspector & Investigator Work experience in a related occupation $40,660 - $66,670
Firefighter Associate Degree $31,080 - $54,740
First-line Supervisor of Correctional Officers Work experience in a related occupation $40,830 - $52,640
First-line Supervisor of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers Associate Degree $55,570 - $81,540
First-line Supervisor of Police & Detectives Associate Degree $52,980 - $95,730
Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Long-term on-the-job training $25,690 - $37,460
Judge, Magistrate Judge, & Magistrate Bachelor's plus exp $73943.00
Law Clerk Bachelor's $41565.00
Lawyer Doctoral/first professional degree $129511.00
Paralegal & Legal Assistant Associate's $50639.00
Parking Enforcement Worker Short-term on-the-job training $26976.00
Police & Sheriff's Patrol Officer Long-term on-the-job training $52133.00
Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatcher Moderate-term on-the-job training $33007.00
Private Detective & Investigator Work exp in a related occupation $64810.00
Security Guard Short-term on-the-job training $24969.00
Transit & Railroad Police Long-term on-the-job training $50914.00