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How much does a Private Detective make in New Mexico?

Average Private Detective Hourly Wage in New Mexico

Private Detectives earn a median hourly wage of $15.75. Hourly wages typically start from $10.72 and go up to $28.80.

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

Average Private Detective Yearly Salary in New Mexico

Private Detectives earn a median salary of $32,760 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,290 and go up to $59,900.

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

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
47
RATINGS
Private Detectives average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Private Detectives in the 46th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Private Detective Earnings by Seniority

Top End Private Detective Earnings

The highest earning Private Detectives in New Mexico earn:

$28.80
an hour
$59,900
per year
Senior Private Detective Earnings

Senior Private Detectives in New Mexico earn:

$20.70
an hour
$43,050
per year
Experienced Private Detective Earnings

Experienced Private Detectives in New Mexico earn:

$15.75
an hour
$32,760
per year
Junior Private Detective Earnings

Junior Private Detectives in New Mexico earn:

$12.17
an hour
$25,320
per year
Starting Private Detective Earnings

Starting Private Detectives in New Mexico earn:

$10.72
an hour
$22,290
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Historical salary for Private Detectives in New Mexico

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