Detectives and Criminal Investigators Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for detectives and criminal investigators in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of detectives and criminal investigators among Alaska areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Detectives and Criminal Investigators in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$146,670
75th Percentile Wage
$131,630
50th Percentile Wage
$116,600
25th Percentile Wage
$91,580
10th Percentile Wage
$72,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for detectives and criminal investigators in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $116,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $72,730.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$70.51
75th Percentile Wage
$63.28
50th Percentile Wage
$56.06
25th Percentile Wage
$44.03
10th Percentile Wage
$34.96

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for detectives and criminal investigators in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.51. The median hourly salary is $56.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.96.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $116,600 1.02%
2013 $115,420 4.92%
2012 $110,010 14.06%
2011 $96,450 9.71%
2010 $87,910 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for detectives and criminal investigators in state of Alaska from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 32.64%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.92%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 14.06% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 9.71% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Detectives and Criminal Investigators Wage in Alaska vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Correctional Officers and Jailers
$57,750
Detectives and Criminal Investigators
$116,600
Parking Enforcement Workers
$30,390
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers
$76,690

Detectives and Criminal Investigators Salary by State

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