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Detective Salaries

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3,092 SalariesUpdated Feb 16, 2019
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Average Base Pay
$53,894/yr
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$36K
Low
$82K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,746
Range$518 - $14,541
How much does a Detective make?

The national average salary for a Detective is $53,894 in United States. Filter by location to see Detective salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,092 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Detective employees.

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      New York Police Department
      $95,000/yr
      Range: $61K - $184K
      19 salaries
      $95,000/yr
      $61K$184K
      Chicago Police Department
      $100,939/yr
      Range: $93K - $110K
      2 salaries
      About
      $93K - $110K
      $93K$110K
      Gwinnett County Police Department
      $43,095/yr
      Range: $32K - $55K
      2 salaries
      About
      $32K - $55K
      $32K$55K
      Baltimore City Police Department
      $63,500/yr
      Range: $59K - $68K
      2 salaries
      About
      $59K - $68K
      $59K$68K
      St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
      $55,013/yr
      Range: $51K - $59K
      2 salaries
      About
      $51K - $59K
      $51K$59K
      Austin Police Department (Texas)
      $100,288/yr
      Range: $93K - $108K
      2 salaries
      About
      $93K - $108K
      $93K$108K
      Palm Beach County Sheriff
      $65,284/yr
      Range: $56K - $74K
      2 salaries
      About
      $56K - $74K
      $56K$74K

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      Chesterfield County Police Department
      $53,500/yr
      Range: $40K - $67K
      2 salaries
      About
      $40K - $67K
      $40K$67K
      Roanoke City Police Department
      $41,320/yr
      Range: $39K - $44K
      2 salaries
      About
      $39K - $44K
      $39K$44K
      New York Pickle Deli
      $131,123/yr
      Range: $101K - $165K
      2 salaries
      About
      $101K - $165K
      $101K$165K
      Durham Police Department-North Carolina
      $51,000/yr
      Range: $49K - $53K
      2 salaries
      About
      $49K - $53K
      $49K$53K
      J.P. Morgan
      $156,000/yr
      Range: $151K - $163K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $151K - $163K
      $151K$163K
      The Home Depot
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $43K - $47K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $43K - $47K
      $43K$47K
      GEICO
      $42,000/yr
      Range: $40K - $44K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $40K - $44K
      $40K$44K
      US Department of Veterans Affairs
      $60,452/yr
      Range: $59K - $63K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $59K - $63K
      $59K$63K
      US Department of Defense
      $87,000/yr
      Range: $83K - $90K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $83K - $90K
      $83K$90K
      Federal Government
      $75,000/yr
      Range: $71K - $79K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $71K - $79K
      $71K$79K
      TJX Companies
      $14/hr
      Range: $14 - $15
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $14 - $15
      hourly
      $14$15
      Commonwealth of Massachusetts
      $90,000/yr
      Range: $86K - $93K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $86K - $93K
      $86K$93K
      City of Austin Texas
      $83,889/yr
      Range: $81K - $88K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $81K - $88K
      $81K$88K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $120,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Salinas, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Salinas, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Government
      $64,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the McAllen, TX Area area reported making $64,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      McAllen, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $22
      hourly
      A Police Officer in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $22 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Baton Rouge, LA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $41,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $41,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $75,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Government
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