Police and Detective Supervisors in Texas
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Police and Detective Supervisors in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Police and Detective Supervisors in Texas is growing faster than average.
Police and Detective Supervisors in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Police and Detective Supervisors Work in Texas?
There were approximately 6,400 workers employed as Police and Detective Supervisors in this state in 2018.
There were 3,120 Police and Detective Supervisors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 3,280 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 1,510 Police and Detective Supervisors working in it, which means Texas has more Police and Detective Supervisors than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Police and Detective Supervisors in this state are growing at a rate of 13.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.6%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 220 annual job openings, and a total of 3,210 jobs for Texas 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 Texas?
In 2018 wages for Police and Detective Supervisors ranged from $52,720 to $133,170 with $86,640 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.34 to $64.02. The median hourly rate was $41.65.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $42.55 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $0.90.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||1,240||$89,270|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||1,210||$92,240|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||770||$89,690|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||540||$91,400|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||160||$88,340|
|El Paso, TX||120||$133,170|
|Corpus Christi, TX||120||$90,900|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||100||$82,040|
|San Angelo, TX||40||$77,120|
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|
Below are the states where Police and Detective Supervisors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$107,180|
Related Careers in TX
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers||4,000|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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