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What is the average salary for Sheriffs in Georgia?

Sheriffs earn an average hourly wage of $18.39. Hourly wages typically start from $13.02 and go up to $24.42. Sheriffs earn an average salary of $38,250 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,070 and go up to $50,800.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Sheriffs in Georgia earn:

$24.42 an hour $50,800 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Sheriffs in Georgia earn:

$21.32 an hour $44,350 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Sheriffs in Georgia earn:

$17.82 an hour $37,070 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Sheriffs in Georgia earn:

$15.38 an hour $31,980 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Sheriffs in Georgia earn:

$13.02 an hour $27,070 per year

Historical salary for Sheriffs in Georgia

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