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How much does a Sheriff make in Nebraska?

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in Nebraska

Sheriffs earn a median hourly wage of $26.18. Hourly wages typically start from $15.81 and go up to $36.05.

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in Nebraska

Sheriffs earn a median salary of $54,460 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,890 and go up to $74,990.

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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$36.05
an hour
$74,990
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$32.02
an hour
$66,600
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$26.18
an hour
$54,460
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$19.80
an hour
$41,180
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$15.81
an hour
$32,890
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff salary comparison

Sheriffs earn more than 58% percent of Law careers in Nebraska. Sheriff salaries are in the top 61% of all careers in Nebraska.

Lawyer Salary in Nebraska $80k
Coroner Salary in Nebraska $58k
Sheriff Salary $54k
Police Officer Salary in Nebraska $54k
Forensic Science Technician Salary in Nebraska $50k
Paralegal Salary in Nebraska $43k
Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Nebraska $38k
Correctional Officer Salary in Nebraska $36k
Legislator Salary in Nebraska $18k

Historical salary for Sheriffs in Nebraska

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

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