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Detective Lieutenant Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$101,552 (USD)

Average Salary

$49/hr

Average Hourly

$4,174

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Detective Lieutenant is $101,552 a year and $49 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Detective Lieutenant is between $71,904 and $125,833. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Directs and coordinates activities of detective squad engaged in investigation of criminal cases, such as auto theft, armed robbery, missing persons, homicide, vice, narcotics, fraud, and crimes involving youths.
  • Assigns detectives to designated posts or criminal cases.
  • Reviews and submits reports of cases investigated to superiors.
  • Assures that apprehended criminals are fingerprinted.
  • Directs photographing of crime scene, evidence, and suspects.
  • Submits record of suspicions along with statement of witnesses and informants to office of district attorney for submission to magistrate to obtain search warrant necessary to raid premises suspected of housing illegal activities.
  • Conducts raids upon establishments suspected of violating such statutes as gambling or prostitution laws and oversees arrest of persons involved.
  • Details officers to public gatherings to protect public from pickpockets and other criminals.
  • May personally investigate criminal cases.
  • May be designated according to nature of crime investigated.
Detective Lieutenant Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

Job family population: 104,860

Estimated population of Detective Lieutenant jobs: 4,795

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$117,727
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Detective Lieutenant Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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