Special Agent Average Salary

Special Agent Total Pay (?
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$51,521 - $148,008
(Median)
52K
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MEDIAN: $100,421
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Special Agent is most closely related to FBI Agent

An FBI agent is a member of our federal law enforcement branch. Their mission is to enforce our country’s laws, defend against terrorist threats, and provide assistance to all forms of law enforcement. This branch is responsible for investigating many types of criminal activity, as well as assisting ...
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(Median)
$31K
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MEDIAN: $62,145
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