Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

33-3041 Parking Enforcement Workers



Patrol assigned area, such as public parking lot or city streets to issue tickets to overtime parking violators and illegally parked vehicles.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 101$16.59/hr$11.40/hr$13.00/hr$15.39/hr$20.63/hr$23.65/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration30$19.53/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/A-41.2%
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota 10$15.39/hr-38.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 20$20.02/hr-34.6%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 20$19.64/hrN/A
Minnesota 40$20.28/hr-34.8%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Animal Control Workers 40$25.95/hr10.6%
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians 100$13.25/hrN/A
Security Guards 10,890$16.81/hr4.1%


  • Maintain assigned equipment and supplies, such as hand-held citation computers, citation books, rain gear, tire-marking chalk, and street cones.
  • Maintain close communications with dispatching personnel, using two-way radios or cell phones.
  • Write warnings and citations for illegally parked vehicles.
  • Provide information to the public regarding parking regulations and facilities, and the location of streets, buildings and points of interest.
  • Patrol an assigned area by vehicle or on foot to ensure public compliance with existing parking ordinance.
  • Prepare and maintain required records, including logs of parking enforcement activities, and records of contested citations.
  • Respond to and make radio dispatch calls regarding parking violations and complaints.
  • Enter and retrieve information pertaining to vehicle registration, identification, and status, using hand-held computers.
  • Perform simple vehicle maintenance procedures, such as checking oil and gas, and report mechanical problems to supervisors.
  • Identify vehicles in violation of parking codes, checking with dispatchers when necessary to confirm identities or to determine whether vehicles need to be booted or towed.