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The average detention attendant salary in District of Columbia, United States is $49,318 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. This is 14% higher (+$6,055) than the average detention attendant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $740. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.