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Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Jobs

source: Texas Workforce Commission

Job Educational Requirements Salary
Administrative Law Judge & Hearing Officer Bachelor's plus exp $92,551.00
Arbitrator, Mediator & Conciliator Bachelor's plus exp $54,043.00
Bailiff Moderate-term on-the-job training $35,149.00
Correctional Officer & Jailer Moderate-term on-the-job training $34,718.00
Court Reporter Postsecondary vocational award $61,898.00
Crossing Guard Short-term on-the-job training $20,762.00
Detective & Criminal Investigator Work exp in a related occupation $74,596.00
Fire Inspector & Investigator Work exp in a related occupation $57,324.00
Firefighter Long-term on-the-job training $46,788.00
First-line Supervisor/Manager of Correctional Officers Work exp in a related occupation $48,099.00
First-line Supervisor/Manager of Firefighting Workers Work exp in a related occupation $70,913.00
First-line Supervisor/Manager of Police & Detectives Work exp in a related occupation $81,283.00
Judge, Magistrate Judge, & Magistrate Bachelor's plus exp $73,943.00
Law Clerk Bachelor's $41,565.00
Lawyer Doctoral/first professional degree $129,511.00
Paralegal & Legal Assistant Associate's $50,639.00
Parking Enforcement Worker Short-term on-the-job training $26,976.00
Police & Sheriff's Patrol Officer Long-term on-the-job training $52,133.00
Police, Fire, & Ambulance Dispatcher Moderate-term on-the-job training $33,007.00
Private Detective & Investigator Work exp in a related occupation $64,810.00
Security Guard Short-term on-the-job training $24,969.00
Transit & Railroad Police Long-term on-the-job training $50,914.00