Average Hourly Rate for Harris County Sheriff's Office Employees

Average earnings amount to $22.39 per hour at Harris County Sheriff's Office. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Harris County Sheriff's Office
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About This Company

Houston, Texas 

Law Enforcement

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $20.00 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Harris County Sheriff's Office people (38 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn around $21.82 per hour on average.


Earning $17.49 per hour on average, Detention Officers receive the most money.


The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of respondents can count on health insurance, and a majority of survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit.

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Key Stats for Harris County Sheriff's Office


22 %
78 %
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $32
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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