Compare US Department of Homeland Security vs US Customs and Border Protection BETA

See how US Customs and Border Protection vs. US Department of Homeland Security compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 752 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 163 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
US Department of Homeland Security Ceo Kirstjen Nielsen
55%
55%Kirstjen Nielsen
CEO Approval
US Customs and Border Protection Ceo R. Gil Kerlikowske
55%
55%R. Gil Kerlikowske
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Transportation Security Officer46 Salaries
$41,173/yr
Tso22 Salaries
$39,555/yr
Program Analyst20 Salaries
$81,544/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
CBP Officer34 Salaries
$85,130/yr
Border Patrol Agent19 Salaries
$82,829/yr
Management and Program Analyst7 Salaries
$90,709/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 41 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 40 reviews)
Pros
"Pay and benefits"(in 17 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 19 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 17 reviews)
Cons
"Cbp"(in 10 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review
"None at all"Oct 12, 2019

I have been working at US Department of Homeland Security

Pros

For salary based, experience and and stable job

Cons

I can’t think of any at the time

Advice to Management

I am currently in the army but the time I get out I will have 5 1/2 years in, I just need something more

"Great Job"Sep 22, 2019

Current Employee - Marine Interdiction Agent

I have been working at US Customs and Border Protection full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Get paid to drive boats, how can you beat that?

Cons

Govt shutdowns get to be a pain when your paycheck is delayed.

Job Postings