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The average detective & criminal investigator salary in Colorado, United States is $61,261 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. This is 0% lower (+$211) than the average detective & criminal investigator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,360. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
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An entry level detective & criminal investigator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,140. On the other end, a senior level detective & criminal investigator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $80,719.

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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).

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