Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details

Education Credentials Specialist 1, G-18

Occupation Group

Health and Human Services

Salary Information

Starting Salary


Career Ladder Information

Salary Information for Educ Credentials Specialist Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Educ Credentials Specialist Trainee 1 13 $46,529 $59,542
Educ Credentials Specialist Trainee 2 14 $49,202 $62,806
Educ Credentials Specialist 1 18 $61,270 $77,912
Educ Credentials Specialist 2 23 $79,325 $100,342
Educ Credentials Specialist 3 27 $97,826 $120,492

All salary grades for trainees titles are non-statutory (NS) equated to the salary grade identified. These grade equations apply to the starting salaries in their respective salary schedule for the traineeship levels.

Job Description

Education Credentials Specialists review and evaluate applications for professional licenses, teaching certificates, or related credentials for compliance with State requirements. Employees provide information on laws and regulations pertaining that function to various parties; and research out-of-state educational programs to evaluate their equivalency to standards.

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Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

Either 1. A bachelor's or higher degree AND two years of professional experience in human resources developing job standards and assessing applicant qualifications; OR

2. A bachelor's or higher degree AND two years of professional experience evaluating educational or professional credentials for individuals or institutions.

How to Apply

The November 2022 PCO Examination is closed, applications are no longer being accepted