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Careers in
Government

Would you like to get a job in this industry? Think about these types of careers.

100% of all postal service mail carriers work in government.

Most people in these careers work in government:

Career name
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, & Hearing Officers
Agricultural Inspectors
Air Traffic Controllers
Bright Outlook
Animal Control Workers
Bailiffs
Bridge & Lock Tenders
Bright Outlook
Bus Drivers, Transit & Intercity
Conservation Scientists
Correctional Officers & Jailers
Court, Municipal, & License Clerks
Customs & Border Protection Officers
Detectives & Criminal Investigators
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs
Emergency Management Directors
Bright Outlook
Epidemiologists
Fire Inspectors & Investigators
Firefighters
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting & Prevention Workers
First-Line Supervisors of Police & Detectives
Fish & Game Wardens
Bright Outlook
Forensic Science Technicians
Forest & Conservation Technicians
Bright Outlook
Forest Fire Inspectors & Prevention Specialists
Bright Outlook
Gambling Surveillance Officers & Gambling Investigators
Geographers
Highway Maintenance Workers
Historians
Hydrologists
Intelligence Analysts
Judges, Magistrate Judges, & Magistrates
Judicial Law Clerks
Legislators
Library Assistants, Clerical
Library Technicians
Park Naturalists
Parking Enforcement Workers
Police & Sheriff's Patrol Officers
Police Identification & Records Officers
Political Scientists
Postal Service Clerks
Postal Service Mail Carriers
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, & Processing Machine Operators
Postmasters & Mail Superintendents
Probation Officers & Correctional Treatment Specialists
Public Safety Telecommunicators
Range Managers
Bright Outlook
Subway & Streetcar Operators
Tax Examiners & Collectors, & Revenue Agents
Traffic Technicians
Transit & Railroad Police
Transportation Planners
Transportation Security Screeners
Urban & Regional Planners
Water & Wastewater Treatment Plant & System Operators
Zoologists & Wildlife Biologists

Some people in these careers work in government:

Career name
Career name
Acupuncturists
Administrative Services Managers
Aerospace Engineers
Agricultural Engineers
Bright Outlook
Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians
Bright Outlook
Airfield Operations Specialists
Allergists & Immunologists
Bright Outlook
Ambulance Drivers & Attendants
Bright Outlook
Amusement & Recreation Attendants
Anthropologists & Archeologists
Appraisers & Assessors of Real Estate
Appraisers of Personal & Business Property
Arbitrators, Mediators, & Conciliators
Bright Outlook
Archivists
Astronomers
Atmospheric & Space Scientists
Aviation Inspectors
Biofuels Processing Technicians
Bioinformatics Scientists
Biological Technicians
Biologists
Biomass Plant Technicians
Bright Outlook
Biostatisticians
Bright Outlook
Blockchain Engineers
Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists & Site Managers
Budget Analysts
Bus & Truck Mechanics & Diesel Engine Specialists
Business Continuity Planners
Buyers & Purchasing Agents, Farm Products
Calibration Technologists & Technicians
Cardiologists
Cartographers & Photogrammetrists
Chemists
Bright Outlook
Child, Family, & School Social Workers
Civil Engineering Technologists & Technicians
Civil Engineers
Claims Adjusters, Examiners, & Investigators
Climate Change Policy Analysts
Clinical Neuropsychologists
Clinical Research Coordinators
Coin, Vending, & Amusement Machine Servicers & Repairers
Bright Outlook
Community Health Workers
Compensation, Benefits, & Job Analysis Specialists
Compliance Managers
Compliance Officers
Bright Outlook
Computer & Information Research Scientists
Computer Systems Engineers/Architects
Construction & Building Inspectors
Control & Valve Installers & Repairers
Coroners
Court Reporters & Simultaneous Captioners
Bright Outlook
Crossing Guards & Flaggers
Bright Outlook
Curators
Customs Brokers
Dermatologists
Bright Outlook
Dietitians & Nutritionists
Bright Outlook
Digital Forensics Analysts
Document Management Specialists
Bright Outlook
Economists
Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technologists & Technicians
Electrical & Electronics Installers & Repairers, Transportation Equipment
Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Commercial & Industrial Equipment
Electrical & Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, & Relay
Electrical Power-Line Installers & Repairers
Electronics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Emergency Medical Technicians
Emergency Medicine Physicians
Bright Outlook
Endoscopy Technicians
Energy Auditors
Energy Engineers
Entertainment & Recreation Managers
Environmental Compliance Inspectors
Bright Outlook
Environmental Economists
Environmental Engineering Technologists & Technicians
Environmental Engineers
Environmental Restoration Planners
Bright Outlook
Environmental Science & Protection Technicians, Including Health
Environmental Scientists & Specialists, Including Health
Equal Opportunity Representatives & Officers
Executive Secretaries & Executive Administrative Assistants
Facilities Managers
Farm & Home Management Educators
File Clerks
Bright Outlook
Financial Examiners
Fire-Prevention & Protection Engineers
Bright Outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Entertainment & Recreation Workers
Bright Outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Gambling Services Workers
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, & Repairers
Bright Outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers
Bright Outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Security Workers
Fitness & Wellness Coordinators
Forest & Conservation Workers
Bright Outlook
Foresters
Bright Outlook
Gambling & Sports Book Writers & Runners
Bright Outlook
Gambling Cage Workers
Bright Outlook
Gambling Change Persons & Booth Cashiers
Bright Outlook
Gambling Dealers
Bright Outlook
Gambling Managers
Geneticists
Geodetic Surveyors
Geographic Information Systems Technologists & Technicians
Geological Technicians
Geoscientists
Geothermal Technicians
Government Property Inspectors & Investigators
Health & Safety Engineers
Bright Outlook
Health Education Specialists
Hospitalists
Human Resources Assistants
Bright Outlook
Human Resources Specialists
Hydroelectric Plant Technicians
Hydrologic Technicians
Industrial Ecologists
Bright Outlook
Information Security Engineers
Information Technology Project Managers
Lawyers
Layout Workers, Metal & Plastic
Legal Secretaries & Administrative Assistants
Librarians & Media Collections Specialists
Bright Outlook
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, & Other Recreational Protective Service Workers
Bright Outlook
Lighting Technicians
Bright Outlook
Logisticians
Bright Outlook
Logistics Analysts
Bright Outlook
Logistics Engineers
Loss Prevention Managers
Mail Clerks & Mail Machine Operators
Bright Outlook
Maintenance & Repair Workers, General
Bright Outlook
Management Analysts
Marine Engineers & Naval Architects
Mathematicians
Mechatronics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Mental Health & Substance Abuse Social Workers
Meter Readers, Utilities
Microbiologists
Microsystems Engineers
Bright Outlook
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Molecular & Cellular Biologists
Bright Outlook
Motorboat Operators
Bright Outlook
Museum Technicians & Conservators
Nanosystems Engineers
Natural Sciences Managers
Naturopathic Physicians
Neurologists
Neuropsychologists
Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
Nuclear Engineers
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Occupational Health & Safety Specialists
Occupational Health & Safety Technicians
Online Merchants
Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators
Bright Outlook
Operations Research Analysts
Ophthalmologists
Orthoptists
Bright Outlook
Paralegals & Legal Assistants
Bright Outlook
Paramedics
Bright Outlook
Passenger Attendants
Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operators
Bright Outlook
Penetration Testers
Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, & Applicators, Vegetation
Photonics Engineers
Photonics Technicians
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians
Physicians, Pathologists
Physicists
Pipelayers
Power Distributors & Dispatchers
Power Plant Operators
Preventive Medicine Physicians
Procurement Clerks
Project Management Specialists
Psychiatric Aides
Bright Outlook
Psychiatrists
Bright Outlook
Public Relations Specialists
Purchasing Agents
Purchasing Managers
Quality Control Analysts
Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists
Radio, Cellular, & Tower Equipment Installers & Repairers
Radiologists
Rail Car Repairers
Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operators
Railroad Conductors & Yardmasters
Bright Outlook
Recreation Workers
Bright Outlook
Recreational Therapists
Bright Outlook
Refuse & Recyclable Material Collectors
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Regulatory Affairs Specialists
Bright Outlook
Rehabilitation Counselors
Remote Sensing Scientists & Technologists
Remote Sensing Technicians
Bright Outlook
Retail Loss Prevention Specialists
Robotics Engineers
Bright Outlook
Sailors & Marine Oilers
Bright Outlook
School Bus Monitors
Security Management Specialists
Security Managers
Bright Outlook
Septic Tank Servicers & Sewer Pipe Cleaners
Ship Engineers
Signal & Track Switch Repairers
Bright Outlook
Social & Community Service Managers
Bright Outlook
Social & Human Service Assistants
Sociologists
Bright Outlook
Soil & Plant Scientists
Solar Energy Systems Engineers
Spa Managers
Bright Outlook
Speech-Language Pathology Assistants
Sports Medicine Physicians
Stationary Engineers & Boiler Operators
Statistical Assistants
Bright Outlook
Statisticians
Supply Chain Managers
Surveying & Mapping Technicians
Surveyors
Sustainability Specialists
Transportation Engineers
Transportation Inspectors
Transportation Vehicle, Equipment & Systems Inspectors
Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers
Bright Outlook
Umpires, Referees, & Other Sports Officials
Urologists
Water Resource Specialists
Water/Wastewater Engineers
Web Administrators
Wholesale & Retail Buyers
Wind Energy Development Managers
Wind Energy Engineers
Wind Energy Operations Managers
Word Processors & Typists