Top 7 Community and Social Service Occupations

By: U.S. News University Connection

Top 7 Community and Social Service Occupations

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists

Providing supervision for released offenders, professionals in this field are required to have at least a bachelor's degree in social science, criminal justice or a related field. While the anticipated growth rate for this field is low, coming in at -1% through the year 2022, there will still be openings as older workers retire. Probation officers earned a median pay of $48,190 in 2012, according to the BLS survey.

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