Sheriff Salary

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The average yearly salary for Sheriff is $39,100. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Sheriff, you could expect a starting pay rate of $32,200 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $46,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Sheriff Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Sheriff Salary

$31,280 - $46,920

Starting Yearly Sheriff Salary

$25,760 - $38,640

Top Yearly Sheriff Salary

$36,800 - $55,200

Monthly Sheriff Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Sheriff Salary

$2,607 - $3,910

Starting Monthly Sheriff Salary

$2,147 - $3,220

Top Monthly Sheriff Salary

$3,067 - $4,600

Hourly Sheriff Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Sheriff Salary

$14 - $21

Starting Hourly Sheriff Salary

$12 - $17

Top Hourly Sheriff Salary

$16 - $25


Sheriff Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Sheriff age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Sheriff are male in the United States, and 51% of the Sheriff are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Sheriff


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