Police Detective salary in Texas

Average salary
$78,500/yr
Based on 194 income tax records
$50,000
$108,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$74K
 
$79K
 
$84K
 
$80K
$50,000
$108,000
How much do Police Detectives make?
The average total salary for a Police Detective is $78,500 per year. This is based on data from 194 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Detective and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Detective salary can vary between $50,000 to $108,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Police Detective salary by location

Police Detective salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Austin, Texas
13 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$86K – $174K
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City Of San Antonio, Texas
29 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$74K – $102K
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City Of El Paso, Texas
10 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$59K – $71K

Police Detective demographics in Texas

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34% are single
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66% are married
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60% have kids
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76% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Detectives in Texas

194 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a police detective in Texas is $78,500 per year. Police detective salaries in Texas can vary between $50,000 to $108,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 194 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police detective.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police detectives in Texas: City of Austin ($102,500 a year), City of San Antonio ($84,500 a year), and City of El Paso ($67,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.