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Detective Salary

How much does a Detective make in the United States?
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$58,657 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$28 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$950 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average detective salary in United States is $58,657 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $950. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$42,546 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$72,085 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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