First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives among Louisiana cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,950
25th Percentile Wage
$45,190
50th Percentile Wage
$56,500
75th Percentile Wage
$67,330
90th Percentile Wage
$85,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $85,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,500
-0.18% 1.12%
2016
$56,600
-1.54% -
2015
$57,470
1.90% -
2014
$56,380
-0.89% -
2013
$56,880
1.78% -
2012
$55,870
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Louisiana ranges from $45,540 to $73,560. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Louisiana is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $73,560. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Baton Rouge (mean annual salary $60,190). The lowest paying area is Monroe with a median annual salary of $45,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Shreveport-Bossier City
$73,560
Baton Rouge
$60,190
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$58,990
Alexandria
$58,530
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$54,840
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$54,460
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$50,560
Lake Charles
$50,530
Lafayette
$48,440
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$48,030
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$46,380
Monroe
$45,540




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