Parking Enforcement Workers

General Information

Description

Patrol assigned area, such as public parking lot or city streets to issue tickets to overtime parking violators and illegally parked vehicles.

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
  • Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
  • State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$39,840

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$56,540
$21,330
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 90%
  • Less than high school 4%
  • Some college 1%
  • Bachelor's degree 1%
  • Post-secondary certificate 1%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Law and Government
  • Computers and Electronics
  • English Language
  • Foreign Language
  • Public Safety and Security

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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