2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Police and Detectives Supervisors directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Supervisors of Police and Detectives with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $52,610 to $69,030 per year or $25 to $33 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Supervisors of Police and Detectives to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$73||$152,090|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$59||$121,910|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$45||$92,970|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$33||$69,030|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$25||$52,610|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Supervisor of Police and Detective is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like CA doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at CA might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Police Supervisors are in the states of CA, NJ, DC, AK and NY.
Highest paying industries
|Salary by industry||Annual||Hourly|
|Federal Executive Branch||$137120||$65.92|
|Postal Service (Federal Government)||$89860||$43.20|
|Elementary and Secondary Schools||$85760||$41.23|
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals||$84790||$40.76|
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools||$84450||$40.60|
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals||$82840||$39.82|