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

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,650
25th Percentile Wage
$59,780
50th Percentile Wage
$68,530
75th Percentile Wage
$80,600
90th Percentile Wage
$100,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,650.

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
$68,530
-0.12% 7.11%
2016
$68,610
6.18% -
2015
$64,370
3.84% -
2014
$61,900
-2.26% -
2013
$63,300
-0.57% -
2012
$63,660
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of Montana ranges from $53,870 to $90,370. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in Montana is Billings with a median annual salary of $90,370. The second highest paying city/area in Montana State is Missoula (mean annual salary $69,490). The lowest paying area is Central Montana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $53,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Billings
$90,370
Missoula
$69,490
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$68,460
Western Montana nonmetropolitan area
$67,740
Great Falls
$61,900
Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$60,900
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$53,870




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