Average Detective or Criminal Investigator Salary in New York, New York

$73,712
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$46k
MEDIAN
$74k
90%
$133k

The average salary for a Detective or Criminal Investigator is $73,712

Base Salary
$46k - $133k
Total Pay
$44k - $128k
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What Do Detective or Criminal Investigators Do?

Detective or Criminal Investigator Tasks
  • Compile, examine and assemble evidence to identify culprits.
  • Facilitate information and evidence transfer between departments.
  • Make arrests and restrain suspects.
  • Examine crime sites, interview suspects and witnesses and document findings.
  • Document hypotheses, warrants and conclusions, associating evidence and following regulations.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
This data is based on 3 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

57%

Vision

57%