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How much does a Sheriff make in Maine?

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in Maine

Sheriffs earn a median hourly wage of $22.07. Hourly wages typically start from $14.58 and go up to $29.60.

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

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in Maine

Sheriffs earn a median salary of $45,910 per year. Salaries typically start from $30,320 and go up to $61,570.

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

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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in Maine earn:

$29.60
an hour
$61,570
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in Maine earn:

$26.32
an hour
$54,750
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in Maine earn:

$22.07
an hour
$45,910
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in Maine earn:

$17.82
an hour
$37,070
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in Maine earn:

$14.58
an hour
$30,320
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff salary comparison

Sheriffs earn less than 62% percent of Law careers in Maine. Sheriff salaries are in the bottom 63% of all careers in Maine.

Compliance Manager Salary in Maine $92k
Coroner Salary in Maine $68k
Customs Inspector Salary in Maine $60k
Hearing Officer Salary in Maine $50k
Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Maine $48k
Sheriff Salary $45k
Paralegal Salary in Maine $45k
Probation Officer Salary in Maine $42k
Correctional Officer Salary in Maine $37k
Security Guard Salary in Maine $25k
Source:

Historical salary for Sheriffs in Maine

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