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Executive Assistant to the Sheriff Franklin County Franklin County, Rocky Mount, VA Office of the Sheriff seeks a Full Time Executive Assistant to the Sheriff....
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Demographic Data for Virginia

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198,802

Sheriff Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Sheriff Legitimacy, Procedural Justice & Community Relations
This webinartakes an in-depthlook into the independentpower,role andduties in theOffice of Sheriff in accordance with the Constitution of Georgia and Official Code of Georgia Annotated. Four...

Neurophysiology & The Stress Response
During this course of instruction, participants will learn about the neurophysiological processes that govern our emotional, cognitive, and physical responses to the world around us. At the end of...

De-escalation for Law Enforcement
This course is geared towards law enforcement. It presents different techniques and communication skills an officer can use to de-escalate a situation without compromising officer safety.This...

Salary for Sheriff Jobs in Virginia

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

$65,784

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Sheriff positions.

Highest Education Level

Sheriffs in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.2%)
  • High School or GED (25.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (13.2%)
  • Master's Degree (7.8%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Sheriffs in Virginia
  • 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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