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How much does a Sheriff make in New York?

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in New York

Sheriffs earn a median hourly wage of $33.25. Hourly wages typically start from $19.40 and go up to $48.75.

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in New York

Sheriffs earn a median salary of $69,150 per year. Salaries typically start from $40,360 and go up to $101,390.

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    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in New York earn:

$48.75
an hour
$101,390
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in New York earn:

$40.14
an hour
$83,500
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in New York earn:

$33.25
an hour
$69,150
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in New York earn:

$24.19
an hour
$50,320
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in New York earn:

$19.40
an hour
$40,360
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff salary comparison

Historical salary for Sheriffs in New York

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

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