Private Detectives and Investigators Salary Information in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey

The annual and hourly salary statistics of private detectives and investigators in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of private detectives and investigators in Trenton-Ewing is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Private Detectives and Investigators in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,970
25th Percentile Wage
$38,650
50th Percentile Wage
$52,270
75th Percentile Wage
$67,830
90th Percentile Wage
$86,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for private detectives and investigators in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of private detectives and investigators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,270
9.24% 9.24%
2016
$47,440
-41.53% -
2015
$67,140
-4.14% -
2014
$69,920
4.22% -
2013
$66,970
29.16% -
2012
$47,440
- -

Table 3. Compare Private Detectives and Investigators Salary in Trenton-Ewing with Other New Jersey Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,270 in Trenton-Ewing is in the middle of salary range for private detectives and investigators in state of New Jersey. In comparison, the annual salary of private detectives and investigators in Trenton-Ewing is 16.9 percent (16.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Camden and 15.4 percent (15.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Wilmington.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Camden
$62,900
Edison-New Brunswick
$60,080
Trenton-Ewing
$52,270
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$44,310
Wilmington
$44,220



See also: Top paying jobs in Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey.