Average Hourly Rate for Harris County Sheriff's Office Employees

The average pay for Harris County Sheriff's Office employees is $20.00 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $23.96. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Houston, Texas 

Law Enforcement

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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $19.64 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $17.85 per hour.


Paralegals rake in the most money, with average earnings of $23.00 per hour.


When it comes to skills, Document Preparation seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $23.00 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Harris County Sheriff's Office is Research Analysis; close to two-fifths of employees use it for work. Other top skills include Technical Writing, Legal Research, and Spanish Language.

Benefits and Perks

Perks cover health insurance for most employees and dental coverage for most respondents.

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Key Stats for Harris County Sheriff's Office


38 %
63 %
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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