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Detective Salaries

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2,418 SalariesUpdated Feb 12, 2018
Average Base Pay
$52,540/yr
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$35K
Low
$53K
Average
$80K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,716
Range$511 - $14,224
How much does a Detective make?

The national average salary for a Detective is $52,540 in United States. Filter by location to see Detective salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,418 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Detective employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      New York Police Department
      $112,028/yr
      Range: $61K - $184K
      17 salaries
      $112,028
      $61K$184K
      St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
      $54,842/yr
      Range: $51K - $59K
      2 salaries
      About
      $51K - $59K
      $51K$59K
      Austin Police Department (Texas)
      $100,456/yr
      Range: $93K - $108K
      2 salaries
      About
      $93K - $108K
      $93K$108K
      Palm Beach County Sheriff
      $65,464/yr
      Range: $57K - $75K
      2 salaries
      About
      $57K - $75K
      $57K$75K
      Chesterfield County Police Department
      $54,003/yr
      Range: $40K - $68K
      2 salaries
      About
      $40K - $68K
      $40K$68K
      New York Pickle Deli
      $132,478/yr
      Range: $101K - $163K
      2 salaries
      About
      $101K - $163K
      $101K$163K
      J.P. Morgan
      $155,917/yr
      Range: $149K - $164K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $149K - $164K
      $149K$164K

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      The Home Depot
      $45,219/yr
      Range: $43K - $47K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $43K - $47K
      $43K$47K
      GEICO
      $41,632/yr
      Range: $40K - $43K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $40K - $43K
      $40K$43K
      US Department of Defense
      $87,359/yr
      Range: $84K - $90K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $84K - $90K
      $84K$90K
      TJX Companies
      $14/hr
      Range: $14 - $15
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $14 - $15
      hourly
      $14$15
      Commonwealth of Massachusetts
      $89,975/yr
      Range: $87K - $94K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $87K - $94K
      $87K$94K
      City of Austin Texas
      $83,572/yr
      Range: $81K - $87K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $81K - $87K
      $81K$87K
      City of Seattle
      $50/hr
      Range: $48 - $52
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $48 - $52
      hourly
      $48$52
      City of Philadelphia
      $68,973/yr
      Range: $67K - $72K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $67K - $72K
      $67K$72K
      State of New Jersey
      $87,532/yr
      Range: $84K - $90K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $84K - $90K
      $84K$90K
      Travis County, Texas
      $65,079/yr
      Range: $62K - $68K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $62K - $68K
      $62K$68K
      City of Baltimore
      $65,521/yr
      Range: $62K - $67K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $62K - $67K
      $62K$67K
      University of Central Oklahoma
      $47,140/yr
      Range: $45K - $49K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $45K - $49K
      $45K$49K
      Mesa
      $73,543/yr
      Range: $72K - $77K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $72K - $77K
      $72K$77K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Detective salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $56,459
      per year
      A Police Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $56,459 per year
      Additional Pay
      $900 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $36,500
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $36,500 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Pensacola, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Government
      $41,250
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Sevierville, TN Area area reported making $41,250 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Sevierville, TN Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $54,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $54,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $35
      hourly
      A Detective in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $35 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Phoenix, AZ Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
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