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Fish and Game Wardens

Patrol certain areas to prevent people from breaking fishing or gaming laws.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Well above the statewide median
$35.41 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

National Data
Growth rate:  1.7%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Associate's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Testify at legal or legislative proceedings.
  • Collaborate with law enforcement or security agencies to respond to incidents.
  • Investigate accidents to determine causes.
  • Investigate illegal or suspicious activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Natural Resource Officer
Wildlife Manager
Conservation Officer

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