56k
Avg US Salary
5.9%
Growth
N/A/5
Rating
653k
Employment
H.S. High School
Education

Sheriff Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 638,810 Sheriffs in the United States. The Sheriff job market is expected to grow by 5.9% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, Texas, and New York, and as a percentage of the population Puerto Rico and District of Columbia have the most Sheriffs representing 18.072 in 1000 and 7.772 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

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Sheriff Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Deputy Sheriff - Detention Churchill County Fallon, NV, USA Job Details
Deputy Sheriff (F002) Lane County Gov Eugene, OR, USA Job Details
Deputy Sheriff Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Shalimar, FL, USA Job Details
Reserve Deputy Sheriff (Reserve) Lane County Gov Eugene, OR, USA Job Details
Summit County Sheriff Summit County Government Breckenridge, CO, USA Job Details
Lieutenant Ada County Sheriff's Office Boise, ID, USA Job Details
Registered Nurse I, Sheriff Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Los Angeles, CA, USA Job Details
Senior Accountant - Denver Sheriff Department City of Denver 80216, CO, USA Job Details
Certified Deputy Sheriff Dale County Engineering Ozark, AL, USA Job Details
Crime Scene Technician I Martin County Sheriff's Office Stuart, FL, USA Job Details
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Demand for Sheriffs

The Sheriff industry is concentrated in California, Texas and New York.

Total Per Capita

Sheriff Jobs by State

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