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How much does a Sheriff make in Nevada?

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in Nevada

Sheriffs earn a median hourly wage of $34.62. Hourly wages typically start from $23.57 and go up to $46.01.

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in Nevada

Sheriffs earn a median salary of $72,010 per year. Salaries typically start from $49,020 and go up to $95,690.

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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in Nevada earn:

$46.01
an hour
$95,690
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in Nevada earn:

$41.21
an hour
$85,710
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in Nevada earn:

$34.62
an hour
$72,010
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in Nevada earn:

$28.44
an hour
$59,150
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in Nevada earn:

$23.57
an hour
$49,020
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff salary comparison

Historical salary for Sheriffs in Nevada

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

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