Sheriff Jobs in Washington

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Pierce County - Tacoma, WA
Prior to being hired in the Sheriffs Department, a candidate must successfully complete the Pierce County Sheriffs Department background investigation, which may include a medical physical examination...
7 days ago
Whatcom County - Bellingham, WA
Experience working in law enforcement and/or criminal justice is preferred. Must type accurately at 40 net words per minute....
22 days ago
Spokane County - Spokane, WA
Assistant 3 (Civil Service) Salary $36,921.40 $43,958.16 Annually Location Public Safety Building 1100 W Mallon Spokane, WA Job Type Seasonal Department Sheriff Job Number 21-00251 Closing 10/29/2021...
30+ days ago
Spokane County - Spokane, WA
of the assigned position with a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality learn to use law enforcement terminals learn, retain, and perform varied complex legal support duties following policies...
30+ days ago
Snohomish County - Everett, WA
criminal justice data in accordance with laws and policies....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Washington

Moving to Washington? Find some basic demographic data about Washington below.


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...

Learn to play "I Shot the Sheriff" on the Steel Drum!
This is a fun course that will enable you to play a very laid-back, beachy, fun, tropical song on a Steel Drum (or even a Steel Drum app) for your friends and family.You will learn the notes to...

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 Washington

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Sheriff positions.

Highest Education Level

Sheriffs in Washington 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 Washington
  • 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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