First-Line Supervisor of Police and Detectives Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of police and detectives among New York 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$71,970
25th Percentile Wage
$86,900
50th Percentile Wage
$103,210
75th Percentile Wage
$126,030
90th Percentile Wage
$152,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $152,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $71,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.60
25th Percentile Wage
$41.78
50th Percentile Wage
$49.62
75th Percentile Wage
$60.59
90th Percentile Wage
$73.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $73.15. The median hourly salary is $49.62. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.60.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016103,2104.34%0.70%
201598,730-6.81%-
2014105,4500.66%-
2013104,7502.16%-
2012102,490--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of police and detectives in state of New York ranges from $73,860 to $149,290. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of police and detectives in New York is Nassau-Suffolk with a median annual salary of $149,290. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $113,380). The lowest paying area is Syracuse with a median annual salary of $73,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nassau-Suffolk
$149,290
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$113,380
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$109,850
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$109,640
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$95,040
Ithaca
$92,850
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$91,010
Rochester
$86,100
Kingston
$84,020
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$83,670
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$83,010
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$79,600
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$76,740
Utica-Rome
$75,690
Syracuse
$73,860


Related:

Highest paying cities for first-line supervisors of police and detectives

Highest paying industries for first-line supervisors of police and detectives.