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Criminal Investigators and Special Agents

Criminal Investigators and Special Agents investigate alleged or suspected criminal violations of Federal, state, or local laws to determine if evidence is sufficient to recommend prosecution.

Quick Facts 

State Statistics*

​Entry-Level ​Average ​Experienced
​2012 Annual Pay: $43,586 $72,058 $86,293
​2012 Hourly Pay: $20.96 $34.64 $41.48
​2011 Estimated Employment: ​71 jobs
​2019 Projected Employment: 66 jobs
​Annual Average Percent Change: ​-0.9% per year
​2012 Estimated Mean Annual Salary for Leon County: $54,601
​ ​ ​ **State Quick Facts are from O*Net, Career One Stop and Employ Florida, please check the sites for the most up to date information.**​ ​

*The table above shows the estimated 2012 Employment Wage Statistics for individuals employed as Detectives and Criminal Investigators (No data available for Criminal Investigators and Special Agents) in Florida.


National Statistics**

​2010 Median Annual Pay: $55,010 per year
​2010 Median Hourly Pay: $26.45 per hour
​Number of Jobs (2010): 794,300
​Job Outlook (2010 - 2020): 7% (Slower than average)
​**National Quick Facts are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational ​Outlook Handbook, please check the site for the most up to date information**

 **Data for this job is not covered in detail in the Occupational Outlook Handbook. The above job data is for an Police and Detectives.

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Contact Information

For more information contact Admissions & Enrollment Services by phone (850) 201-8555, fax (850) 201-8474 or e-mail

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