How Much do Police Detectives Make in North Dakota?

Do police detectives in North Dakota make a lot of money? What is the average pay for North Dakota police detectives?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, police detectives in North Dakota earn an average of $78,920 a year, equivalent to $37.94 an hour.

This is 8% less than police detectives nationwide, but it is 56% more than the typical North Dakota worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
North Dakota Police Detective Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $59.43 $123,610
75th $44.32 $92,180
50th $37.77 $78,570
25th $26.47 $55,070
10th $21.87 $45,480
North Dakota Police Detectives Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bismarck $33.34 $69,340
Fargo $42.94 $89,320
Grand Forks $39.97 $83,130
North Dakota Police Detective Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $37.94 $78,920
2018 $40.55 $84,340
2017 $40.85 $84,970
2016 $40.14 $83,490
2015 $37.44 $77,870
2014 $39.08 $81,300
2013 $38.85 $80,800
2012 $34.30 $71,340
2011 $35.63 $74,120