Public Service

Public Service

Careers

Careers in this pathway are related to economic, political, and social systems including education, government, law and law enforcement, leisure and recreation, military, religion, child care, social services, and personal services. If you’re friendly, open, understanding and cooperative, you might enjoy working with people to help solve problems and improve lives.

Job Outlook

Employment of social and human service workers is expected to grow by 28 percent between now and 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.

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Salary Range (Michigan)

Corrections Officer

$36,690 - $57,830

Firefighter

$20,490 - $53,210

Police Officer

$33,930 - $79,430
Salary information comes from CareerOneStop.org, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.