Ballistics Expert Forensic Salary in Delaware, United States
The average pay for a Ballistics Expert Forensic is $49,903 a year and $24 an hour in Delaware, United States.
The average salary range for a Ballistics Expert Forensic is between $36,756 and $60,871.
On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Ballistics Expert Forensic.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.
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Examines and tests firearms, spent bullets, and related evidence in criminal cases to develop facts useful in apprehension and prosecution of suspects: examines bullets, bullet fragments, cartridge clips, firearms, and related evidence found at scene of crime or in possession of suspect to identify make and caliber of weapon.
Test-fires weapons allegedly used to facilitate microscopic comparison of bullets from test weapon with those discovered at scene of crime.
Determines, from knowledge of ballistics theory and standard test procedures, probable angle and distance from which crime weapon was fired, revealing origin of shot.
Prepares reports of findings and testifies at inquests, trials, and other hearings to facilitate prosecution or exoneration of suspects on basis of determinations.
May perform standardized tests on other articles of evidence, using chemical agents, physical-testing equipment, measuring instruments, and prescribed procedure, to determine relationship of evidence to suspect and to crime.
May order and maintain departmental weapons and related equipment.
May be designated by rank as lieutenant, ballistics.
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