Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

These careers include an incredible range of public and military opportunities in the areas of law enforcement, defense and corrections (e.g., jails and prisons).

There are 35 careers in this industry

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Supervisors of Correctional Officers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.

  • Average Salary:$63,730
  • Most Common Education:High school

Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in firefighting and fire prevention and control.

  • Average Salary:$77,800
  • Most Common Education:Not available

Supervisors of Police and Detectives

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.

  • Average Salary:$91,090
  • Most Common Education:High school

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Search real estate records, examine titles, or summarize pertinent legal or insurance documents or details for a variety of purposes. May compile lists of mortgages, contracts, and other instruments pertaining to titles by searching public and private records for law firms, real estate agencies, or title insurance companies.

  • Average Salary:$48,180
  • Most Common Education:High school

Transit and Railroad Police

Protect and police railroad and transit property, employees, or passengers.

  • Average Salary:$71,820
  • Most Common Education:Bachelor's degree