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Special Agent Customs Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$55,458 (USD)

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The average pay for a Special Agent Customs is $55,458 a year and $27 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Special Agent Customs is between $41,016 and $67,533. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Agent Customs. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Investigates persons, common carriers, and merchandise, arriving in or departing from the united states, to protect government and business interests and prevent irregular or prohibited importing and exporting: develops sources of information to complete investigations of customs violations.
  • Examines private and public records, interrogates and investigates persons, and uses technical and scientific devices to establish facts, verify data, and secure legal evidence.
  • Determines investigative and arrest or seizure techniques to be used and directs activities of assisting agents.
  • Analyzes and assembles facts and evidence.
  • Seizes contraband, vehicles, and air or sea craft suspected of carrying smuggled merchandise.
  • Arrests violators of customs and related laws.
  • Institutes civil and criminal prosecutions.
  • Investigates applications for duty refunds.
  • Petitions for remission or mitigation of penalties.
  • Testifies in administrative and judicial proceedings.
  • Coordinates activities with other federal or state agencies to enforce customs and related laws.
  • May be required to carry weapon.
Special Agent Customs Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Transit and Railroad Police

Job family population: 5,520

Estimated population of Special Agent Customs jobs: 31

Rate of error: 7.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Special Agent Customs Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Import Supervisor
Mar 25
New York, NY, USA
Albion Staffing Solutions
Prepares customer profiles, which may include special conditions negotiated with the approval of ... Customs Service regulations, and regulations of other federal agencies bearing on importation of ...
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