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Hamilton County Sheriff''s Office - Chattanooga, TN
; observes appropriate radio communications while discussing law enforcement matters with dispatchers....
13 days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Screens applications for mass public safety processes. 7. Performs other related duties as required or directed. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities KSAs - 1....
13 days ago
Hamilton County Sheriff''s Office - Chattanooga, TN
; observes appropriate radio communications while discussing law enforcement matters with dispatchers....
13 days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
enforcement agencies. 8.Sends criminal information to law enforcement agencies as requested. 9.Keeps Record Supervisor abreast of needs and concerns. 10.Performs other related duties as required or...
60+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Pay Grade: 41 Minimum Qualifications 100% - 1.Two (2) years of experience in a law enforcement related environment; and 2....
60+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
justice or related field; OR 3.An equivalent combination of related education, training, and/or experience. 4.PROOF OF EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND/OR EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED....
60+ days ago
Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County - Nashville, TN
Position Description This is a Non-Civil Service position located with the Davidson County Sheriff's Office. Leads and performs a variety of maintenance, repair, and alteration work on buildings,...
60+ days ago
Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County - Nashville, TN
Effective January 1, 2013, full retirement for public safety is at age 53 with 22 years of service. Early retirement at reduced benefits is available at age 45 with 10 years of service....
60+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Works under limited supervision to install and maintain electrical systems. Pay Grade: 51H Minimum Qualifications 100% - 1.Two (2) years of experience in the installation and...
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Works under general supervision to perform a variety of entry-level clerical/administrative duties that may require use of limited independent judgment and skill processing,...
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Works under general supervision to order, receive, stock and disburse laundry and materials necessary for the support of work activities in the Sheriffs Office....
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Under the direction of the Chief Jailer in building principals and monitoring, redirecting, and modifying inmate progress regarding inappropriate behaviors and performance. The...
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
, and social attitudes and makes decision based on data obtained in order to assign them to the appropriate incarcerated level. 6.Coordinates functions within the release area of the Shelby County Sheriffs...
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Works under general supervision to operate electronic data storage equipment on site. Responsible for microfilming, storing, and retrieving important and sensitive documents and...
90+ days ago
Shelby County - Memphis, TN
Position Summary Works under limited supervision to perform general clerical work involved in the maintenance, research, storage, and dissemination of criminal history information for the Sheriffs Office...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Tennessee

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Salary for Sheriff Jobs in Tennessee

This is the average annual salary for Sheriff jobs in Tennessee as reported by the BLS.

$51,736

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Sheriff positions.

Highest Education Level

Sheriffs in Tennessee offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.9%)
  • High School or GED (25.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.9%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • 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 in Tennessee
  • 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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