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Border Inspector Salary
in Idaho, United States

$30,999 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$363

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Border Inspector is $30,999 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Border Inspector is between $23,683 and $37,023. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Border Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Inspects cargo, baggage, articles worn or carried by persons, and vessels, vehicles, or aircraft entering or leaving united states to enforce customs and related laws: boards carriers arriving from foreign ports, and inspects and searches carriers to determine nature of cargoes.
  • Superintends loading and unloading of cargo to ensure compliance with customs, neutrality, and commerce laws.
  • Weighs, measures, and gauges imported goods, using calipers, measuring rods, scale, and hydrometer.
  • Examines baggage of passengers arriving from foreign territory to discover contraband or undeclared merchandise.
  • Conducts body search of passengers or crewmembers.
  • Questions suspicious persons to clarify irregularities and explains laws and regulations to tourists or others unfamiliar with customs statutes and procedures.
  • Seals hold and compartments containing sea stores (supplies for ship's personnel) to prevent illegal sale or smuggling of dutiable merchandise.
  • Examines crew and passenger lists, manifests, pratiques, store lists, declarations of merchandise, and ships' documents and issues required permits.
  • Classifies articles and assesses and collects duty on merchandise.
  • Writes reports of findings, transactions, violations, and discrepancies.
  • Seizes contraband and undeclared merchandise and detains or arrests persons involved in violations.
  • May perform preliminary immigration screening of persons entering united states.
  • May take samples of merchandise for appraising.
  • May be designated according to type of inspection performed as baggage inspector; border inspector (govern.
Border Inspector Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Transportation Security Screeners

Job family population: 42,470

Estimated population of Border Inspector jobs: 396

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$35,936
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Border Inspector Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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