Salaries for Detectives, Homicide Detectives, Criminologists and Criminal Investigators in Wyoming

Currently, the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reports an average detective salary in Wyoming of $73,216, which is an hourly wage of $35.20. Starting salaries are reported to average anywhere from $47,569 to $54,704. Salaries among professionals with a lot of experience can average from $87,360 to $114,254. Of course, there is always geographical variation with salary.

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Below are salaries by city which the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services has published:

Sweetwater County (Rock Springs)

  • Average: $63,585
  • Median: $64,209
  • Starting: $50,668 to $56,076
  • Experience: $71,552 to $74,609

Freemont County (Lander, Riverton)

  • Average: $77,043
  • Median: $61,588
  • Starting: $48,859 to $53,580
  • Experience: $110,822

Also, the following detective salaries throughout Wyoming have been published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area
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