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Occupational Employment Statistics


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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 208$21.57/hr$19.62/hr$19.62/hr$19.62/hr$25.03/hr$26.69/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration40$19.71/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota 10$26.89/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 10$26.89/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 20$19.62/hr-36.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 30$19.62/hrN/A
Minnesota 50$21.09/hr-34.1%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Police and Sheriff?s Patrol Officers 9,200$41.21/hr5.9%
Protective Service Workers, All Other 780$20.92/hrN/A
Animal Control Workers 50$24.96/hrN/A

  • Assign and review the work of subordinates.
  • Remove handbills within patrol areas.
  • 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.
  • Collect coins deposited in meters.
  • 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.