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How much does a Private Detective make in Nebraska?

Average Private Detective Hourly Wage in Nebraska

Private Detectives earn a median hourly wage of $32.91. Hourly wages typically start from $18.47 and go up to $38.66.

Average Private Detective Yearly Salary in Nebraska

Private Detectives earn a median salary of $68,450 per year. Salaries typically start from $38,420 and go up to $80,420.

Learn more about the Private Detective job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Private Detectives earn in other states.

How to Become a Private Detective

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Private Detective Earnings by Seniority

Top End Private Detective Earnings

The highest earning Private Detectives in Nebraska earn:

$38.66
an hour
$80,420
per year
Senior Private Detective Earnings

Senior Private Detectives in Nebraska earn:

$36.51
an hour
$75,930
per year
Experienced Private Detective Earnings

Experienced Private Detectives in Nebraska earn:

$32.91
an hour
$68,450
per year
Junior Private Detective Earnings

Junior Private Detectives in Nebraska earn:

$27.86
an hour
$57,950
per year
Starting Private Detective Earnings

Starting Private Detectives in Nebraska earn:

$18.47
an hour
$38,420
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Private Detective salary comparison

Private Detectives earn more than 94% percent of Services careers in Nebraska. Private Detective salaries are in the bottom 57% of all careers in Nebraska.

Private Detective Salary $69k
Police Officer Salary in Nebraska $54k
Insurance Sales Agent Salary in Nebraska $44k
Weatherization Technician Salary in Nebraska $41k
Family Social Worker Salary in Nebraska $37k
Ambulance Dispatcher Salary in Nebraska $32k
Receptionist Salary in Nebraska $26k
Recreation Worker Salary in Nebraska $21k
Lifeguard Salary in Nebraska $18k

Historical salary for Private Detectives in Nebraska

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Should I be a Private Detective?

Think you might be interested in becoming a Private Detective? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good private detective? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired
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