TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Protective Service Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS 33-0000 3,240 31,230 23,740 34,980 25,650 28,900 35,290
    15.00 11.40 16.80 12.35 13.90 16.95
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives 33-1012 110 50,970 36,510 58,210 38,810 45,740 61,990
    24.50 17.55 28.00 18.65 22.00 29.80
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 33-1021 40 40,160 33,300 43,590 34,060 38,030 45,240
    19.30 16.00 20.95 16.40 18.30 21.75
First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other 33-1099 20 38,700 28,500 43,810 31,290 34,990 42,140
    18.60 13.70 21.05 15.05 16.80 20.25
Fire Fighters 33-2011 290 29,020 19,020 34,020 21,470 28,400 36,050
    13.95 9.15 16.35 10.30 13.65 17.35
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 33-3021 80 47,770 33,600 54,860 36,500 42,870 50,300
    22.95 16.15 26.40 17.55 20.60 24.20
Fish and Game Wardens 33-3031 50 46,490 35,670 51,910 37,570 48,160 54,710
    22.35 17.15 24.95 18.05 23.15 26.30
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 33-3051 630 34,820 26,480 38,990 29,020 34,090 38,990
    16.75 12.75 18.75 13.95 16.40 18.75
Security Guards 33-9032 170 25,390 16,840 29,670 18,400 23,800 32,940
    12.20 8.10 14.25 8.85 11.45 15.85
Crossing Guards 33-9091 50 21,520 16,750 23,910 17,940 20,580 23,320
    10.35 8.05 11.50 8.60 9.90 11.20
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 33-9092 90 16,900 16,700 17,000 16,390 17,490 18,580
    8.15 8.05 8.15 7.90 8.40 8.95
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2013.