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Drug Enforcement Agent Salary

How much does a Drug Enforcement Agent make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Drug Enforcement Agent

$78,118 (USD)/yr

$38 (USD)/hr

$2,023 (USD)/yr

$77,120 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$2,023 (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 drug enforcement agent salary in United States is $78,118 or an equivalent hourly rate of $38. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,023. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$55,550 (USD)

$96,637 (USD)

Education

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Salary Potential

$90,561 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Drug Enforcement Agent will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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