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Police and Detective Supervisors in North Carolina

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Police and Detective Supervisors in North Carolina

Want to work in North Carolina as a Police and Detective Supervisor? Read this first!

7.6% Jobs Projection
$65,930 Median Salary
180 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Police and Detective Supervisors in North Carolina are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Police and Detective Supervisors in North Carolina is growing faster than average.

  • Police and Detective Supervisors in North Carolina earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Police and Detective Supervisors Work in North Carolina?

2,800 people worked as Police and Detective Supervisors in 2018 in this state.

There were 2,040 Police and Detective Supervisors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 760 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Police and Detective Supervisors in NC Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,510 Police and Detective Supervisors working in it, which means North Carolina has more Police and Detective Supervisors than average.

Police and Detective Supervisors in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Police and Detective Supervisors in this state are growing at a rate of 7.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.6%.

Job Projections for Police and Detective Supervisors: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 180 annual job openings, and a total of 2,820 jobs for North Carolina Police and Detective Supervisors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,100 annual jobs and 111,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Police and Detective Supervisors Make in North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Police and Detective Supervisors ranged from $44,780 to $101,330 with $65,930 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.53 to $48.72. The median hourly rate was $31.7.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $33.82 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $2.12.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Police and Detective Supervisors Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina Metros for Police and Detective Supervisors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Police and Detective Supervisors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 580 $75,080
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 540 $69,740
Raleigh, NC 250 $89,720
Greensboro-High Point, NC 220 $75,270
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 190 $72,430
Wilmington, NC 160 $62,980
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 140 $60,670
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 120 $54,850
Winston-Salem, NC 110 $61,090
Fayetteville, NC 100 $75,620
Asheville, NC 90 $58,360
New Bern, NC 70 $63,860
Burlington, NC 60 $69,020
Jacksonville, NC 60 $66,870
Greenville, NC 60 $74,830
Rocky Mount, NC 40 $63,690
Goldsboro, NC 30 $60,280

Top States for Police and Detective Supervisors Employment

View the list below to see where most Police and Detective Supervisors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 12,650 $115,180
Florida 6,840 $84,870
Texas 6,400 $86,640
Illinois 6,000 $109,200
Georgia 5,840 $63,100
New Jersey 5,650 $129,620
California 4,950 $149,800
Massachusetts 4,670 $96,210
Maryland 4,080 $92,600
Tennessee 4,010 $64,930
Pennsylvania 3,350 $89,130
Arizona 3,020 $92,580
Virginia 3,000 $85,300
Ohio 2,810 $80,610
North Carolina 2,800 $65,930
Washington 2,590 $107,580
Michigan 2,380 $78,170
Oklahoma 2,350 $73,320
Louisiana 2,310 $59,600
Missouri 2,220 $78,070

Below are the states where Police and Detective Supervisors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $149,800
New Jersey $129,620
Alaska $115,720
New York $115,180
Hawaii $113,490
Illinois $109,200
Washington $107,580
Colorado $107,560
District of Columbia $107,180
Nevada $101,390

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Occupation NC Employment Total
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