Intelligence officer - Salary and Career
Intelligence Professionals

Intelligence officer - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They act in the planning, execution, coordination, supervision and control of intelligence activities, actions to safeguard sensitive knowledge, intelligence operations, scientific or technological research and development activities aimed at obtaining, analyzing data and securing the information and the development of human resources for the Intelligence activity. They work in the technical-administrative management and logistics of the Intelligence activity. They develop and operate machines, vehicles, appliances, devices, instruments, equipment and systems necessary for the Intelligence activity.

How much does an Intelligence officer earn

A Intelligence officer earns between $2.453 and $25.827 per month, with an average monthly salary of $8.768 and a median salary of $6.302 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 28 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Intelligence officer

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 8.768 105.216 2.192 42
1º Quartile 2.453 29.436 613 12
Median Salary 6.302 75.626 1.576 30
3º Quartile 19.697 236.362 4.924 94
Higher Salary 25.827 309.925 6.457 123

Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals in the legal sciences
      • lawyers for the judiciary and public security
        • intelligence professionals

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Main workplaces

Intelligence Professionals they are statutory servants and integrate the careers of Intelligence Officer and Technical Intelligence Officer of the Brazilian Intelligence Agency. Activities can be developed independently or in a team. The exercise of attributions requires the handling of confidential documents. Work regime: 40 hours per week, with exclusive dedication to the Intelligence Officer, and may work on shifts, scale or alternating shifts by relay. They can work anywhere in the national territory.

What does it take to work in the field of Intelligence Professionals

For the exercise of the occupations, a diploma of completion of a higher-level undergraduate course, recognized by the Ministry of Education, and approval in a public tender with a Training Course in Intelligence is required. Specifically for the occupation of Technical Intelligence Officer, a higher education diploma is required in specific areas of knowledge. The provision of civil servants to perform the duties of Technical Intelligence Analyst and Intelligence Support Analyst, as of Law No. 11. 776/2008, began to be carried out in the position of Technical Intelligence Officer.

Functions and activities of Intelligence officer

Intelligence Professionals must:

  • plan intelligence activities;
  • operate equipment and instruments;
  • perform intelligence activities;
  • coordinate intelligence activities;
  • implement logistics;
  • operating equipment and instruments;
  • planning intelligence activities;
  • execute intelligence activities;
  • demonstrate personal skills;

  • Activities

    • analyze administrative acts;
    • loyalty;
    • flexibility of reasoning;
    • analyze technical opinions;
    • manage logistics resources;
    • prepare administrative acts;
    • manage financial and budgetary resources;
    • perform the technical management of knowledge production;
    • plan to safeguard sensitive knowledge;
    • handling devices;
    • coordinate intelligence operations;
    • coordinate research;
    • coordinate the development of human resources;
    • coordinate the technical management of knowledge protection;
    • planning activities for technological development;
    • adaptability;
    • perform intelligence operations;
    • emotional control;
    • manage the maintenance of physical facilities;
    • qualify human resources;
    • search topics of interest;
    • analysis and synthesis;
    • planning the technical management of knowledge production;
    • coordinate technological projects;
    • manage bidding processes;
    • planning the production of knowledge;
    • communication;
    • coordinate the technical management of intelligence operations;
    • plan research of interest in the area of intelligence;
    • handle devices;
    • produce knowledge;
    • coordinate the safeguarding of sensitive knowledge;
    • plan intelligence operations;
    • planning the technical management of knowledge protection;
    • perform technical management of knowledge protection;
    • visual and physiognomic memory;
    • plan human resource development;
    • discretion;
    • plan the technical management of intelligence operations;
    • driving vehicles;
    • perform the technical management of intelligence operations;
    • elaborate technical opinions;
    • operating information and communication systems;
    • coordinate the production of knowledge;
    • coordinate the technical management of knowledge production;
    • operate machinery;
    • impartiality;
    • manage systems, processes and methods;
    • manage assets;
    • develop technological projects;
    • manage personnel administration processes;
    • manage agreements and contracts;
    • manual dexterity;
    • protect sensitive knowledge;
    • teamwork;
    • objectivity;

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