Sheriff Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 684,200 Sheriffs in the United States. The Sheriff job market is expected to grow by 7.0% between 2016 and 2026.

Sheriff Employability Rating

C Sokanu rates Sheriffs with a C employability rating, meaning this career should provide moderate employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 51,600 Sheriffs. That number is based on 47,700 additional Sheriffs, and the retirement of 3,900 existing Sheriffs.

Supply of Sheriffs

The Sheriff industry is not particularly concentrated in any state.

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