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How much does a Sheriff make in New Jersey?

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in New Jersey

Sheriffs earn a median hourly wage of $45.00. Hourly wages typically start from $22.06 and go up to $59.98.

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in New Jersey

Sheriffs earn a median salary of $93,590 per year. Salaries typically start from $45,890 and go up to $124,770.

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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in New Jersey earn:

$59.98
an hour
$124,770
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in New Jersey earn:

$53.40
an hour
$111,070
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in New Jersey earn:

$45.00
an hour
$93,590
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in New Jersey earn:

$33.97
an hour
$70,660
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in New Jersey earn:

$22.06
an hour
$45,890
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff salary comparison

Historical salary for Sheriffs in New Jersey

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

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