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County of San Diego - San Diego, CA
investigation which may include a psychological, polygraph or other examination or test Evaluation Process Qualified applicants will be placed on a 12-month employment list based on scores received...
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County of San Diego - San Diego, CA
investigation which may include a psychological, polygraph or other examination or test Evaluation Process Qualified applicants will be placed on a 12-month employment list based on scores received...
2 days ago
State of North Carolina - Raleigh, NC
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements Bachelor s degree from an appropriately accredited institution and one year of administrative and/or technical experience in criminal justice or law enforcement...
2 days ago
Rice County - Faribault, MN
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS : Law Enforcement knowledge is preferred. Experience with state computer database CJIS/NCIC and MS Access database experience preferred....
1 day ago
County of Humboldt - Eureka, CA
DEFINITION PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate for this position will be required to undergo a detailed background investigation....
1 day ago
Los Angeles County - Los Angeles, CA
SCORE TRANSFERS Candidates with a qualifying score from one of the following the Law Enforcement Job Family (LEJF) examinations: Deputy Sheriff Trainee (DST) #J2707X; Reserve Deputy Sheriff (RDS) #J9308H...
13 hours ago
County of San Mateo - Redwood City, CA
Other Requirement: Must successfully complete a thorough background investigation/security clearance prior to appointment. Application/Examination Anyone may apply....
9 hours ago
County of San Diego - San Diego, CA
Background Investigation Must have a reputation for honesty and trustworthiness. Felony convictions will be disqualifying....
9 hours ago
Charleston County Government - Charleston, SC
This responsible position is assigned to the Logistics Division of the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center....
9 hours ago
Washington State Patrol - Ventura, CA
BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION: PRIOR TO ACTUAL APPOINTMENT FROM THE ELIGIBLE LIST, THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL BE REQUIRED TO PASS A THOROUGH BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION CONDUCTED BY THE SHERIFFS BACKGROUND...
3 hours ago
County of Volusia - Deland, FL
Working knowledge of policies and procedures relating to public safety communications....
2 days ago
County of Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
SCORE TRANSFERS Candidates with a qualifying score from one of the following the Law Enforcement Job Family (LEJF) examinations: Deputy Sheriff Trainee (DST) #J2707X; Reserve Deputy Sheriff (RDS) #J9308H...
2 days ago
Weld County Government - Greeley, CO
Verify the firearms training and the applicant's residency. Verify the fingerprints have been submitted and take the ID photograph....
2 days ago
County of Sonoma (CA) - Santa Rosa, CA
BACKGROUND PROCESS Being part of the Sheriff's Office and being expected to keep the public safe requires a thorough background investigation process....
2 days ago
Minneapolis, MN
for specialized law enforcement assignments....
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Salary for Sheriff Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Sheriff jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.

$83,520

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Sheriff positions.

Highest Education Level

Sheriffs offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.9%)
  • High School or GED (24.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.8%)
  • Some College (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Sheriffs
  • None (60.3%)
  • Less than 1 year (21.6%)
  • 1-2 years (10.4%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 6-8 years (1.1%)
  • 8-10 years (1.1%)

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