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 2,580 31,800 21,720 36,850 24,730 30,120 36,880
    15.30 10.45 17.70 11.90 14.50 17.75
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers 33-1011 40 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives 33-1012 160 46,570 34,140 52,790 36,650 43,680 56,390
    22.40 16.40 25.40 17.60 21.00 27.10
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 33-1021 50 41,720 31,030 47,070 34,580 42,340 47,050
    20.05 14.90 22.65 16.60 20.35 22.60
Fire Fighters 33-2011 340 30,090 21,960 34,160 23,990 31,480 35,530
    14.45 10.55 16.40 11.55 15.15 17.10
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 33-2021 10 35,280 29,020 38,400 30,540 35,070 40,650
    16.95 13.95 18.45 14.70 16.85 19.55
Bailiffs 33-3011 30 24,520 19,160 27,210 20,540 23,810 28,110
    11.80 9.20 13.10 9.90 11.45 13.50
Correctional Officers and Jailers 33-3012 550 27,780 24,590 29,380 25,260 27,530 29,800
    13.35 11.80 14.15 12.15 13.25 14.35
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 33-3021 100 43,920 32,110 49,830 33,740 39,130 45,080
    21.10 15.45 23.95 16.20 18.80 21.65
Fish and Game Wardens 33-3031 30 46,850 35,070 52,750 37,010 49,600 55,220
    22.55 16.85 25.35 17.80 23.85 26.55
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 33-3051 700 32,510 25,300 36,110 27,620 32,550 36,660
    15.65 12.15 17.35 13.30 15.65 17.60
Security Guards 33-9032 280 26,320 16,760 31,100 17,730 21,030 28,810
    12.65 8.05 14.95 8.50 10.10 13.85
Crossing Guards 33-9091 50 20,810 16,900 22,770 17,030 18,630 24,040
    10.00 8.10 10.95 8.20 8.95 11.55
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers 33-9092 100 17,060 16,730 17,230 16,390 17,470 18,550
    8.20 8.05 8.30 7.90 8.40 8.90
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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.