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Crime Scene Investigator (CSI) Salary

How much does a Crime Scene Investigator (CSI) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Crime Scene Investigator (CSI)

$77,712 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$2,005 (USD)/yr

$76,719 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$2,005 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Conduct investigations related to suspected violations of Federal, State, or local laws to prevent or solve crimes. Excludes "Private Detectives and Investigators" (33-9021).
The average crime scene investigator (csi) salary in United States is $77,712 or an equivalent hourly rate of $37. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,005. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$55,261 (USD)

$96,135 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$90,090 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Crime Scene Investigator (CSI) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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