Law Enforcement

Criminal Investigators and Special Agent

Job Description:

Investigate alleged or suspected criminal violations of Federal, State, or local laws to determine if evidence is sufficient to recommend prosecution. Law enforcement broadly refers to any system by which some members of society act in an organized manner to enforce the law by discovering, deterring, rehabilitating, or punishing people who violate the rules and norms governing that society

Entry Wage: 15.80/hr 33k/yr

The average entry wage is $15.80/hr $33k/yr (10th percentile)

The average median wage is $27.11/hr $56k/yr (50th percentile)

The average high wage is $55.61/hr $116k/yr (90th percentile)

Degree needed:

High School diploma

Average annual job openings: 8