Detective Salaries

19 SalariesUpdated 22 Jan 2021

Average Base Pay
£42,631 / yr
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The national average salary for a Detective is £42,631 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Detective salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 19 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Detective employees.

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Detective

Metropolitan Police Service

£48,457/yr

Range: £41K - £98K

15 salaries

£48,457/yr
£41K£98K

Detective

Sussex Police

£43,097/yr

Range: £38K - £46K

6 salaries

£43,097/yr
£38K£46K

Detective

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

About
£44K - £59K

2 salaries

About
£44K - £59K
£44K£59K

Detective

West Yorkshire Police

About
£44K - £48K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
£44K - £48K
£44K£48K

Detective

Durham Constabulary

About
£40K - £44K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
£40K - £44K
£40K£44K

Detective Constable

Metropolitan Police Service

£41,926/yr

Range: £29K - £55K

36 salaries

£41,926/yr
£29K£55K

Police Detective

Metropolitan Police Service

£40,748/yr

Range: £30K - £60K

21 salaries

£40,748/yr
£30K£60K

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Detective Inspector

Metropolitan Police Service

£60,000/yr

Range: £46K - £79K

15 salaries

£60,000/yr
£46K£79K

Detective Constable

Thames Valley Police

£40,728/yr

Range: £40K - £43K

6 salaries

£40,728/yr
£40K£43K

Detective Constable

City of London Police

£40,621/yr

Range: £30K - £46K

6 salaries

£40,621/yr
£30K£46K

Store Detective - Hourly

TSS (Total Security Services)

£10/hr

Range: £9 - £12

5 salaries

£10/hr
£9£12

Detective Sergeant

Police Scotland

£45,504/yr

Range: £42K - £51K

4 salaries

£45,504/yr
£42K£51K

Police Detective

Police Scotland

£32,212/yr

Range: £22K - £41K

3 salaries

£32,212/yr
£22K£41K

Detective Sergeant

Thames Valley Police

£43,763/yr

Range: £41K - £45K

3 salaries

£43,763/yr
£41K£45K

Detective Sergeant

West Midlands Police

£45,328/yr

Range: £45K - £47K

3 salaries

£45,328/yr
£45K£47K

Detective Sergeant

Kent Police (UK)

£46,013/yr

Range: £44K - £46K

3 salaries

£46,013/yr
£44K£46K

Detective Sergeant

Hertfordshire Constabulary

£45,285/yr

Range: £44K - £47K

3 salaries

£45,285/yr
£44K£47K

Detective Constable

Police Scotland

£40,411/yr

Range: £36K - £45K

3 salaries

£40,411/yr
£36K£45K

Detective Constable

British Transport Police

£45,958/yr

Range: £40K - £47K

3 salaries

£45,958/yr
£40K£47K

Police Detective

Thames Valley Police

About
£39K - £43K

2 salaries

About
£39K - £43K
£39K£43K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent detective salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£26,500
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the Leeds Area area reported making £26,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£50,000
per year
A Detective Sergeant in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£32,326
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the London Area area reported making £32,326 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£38,083
per year
A Detective in the Brighton Area area reported making £38,083 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Brighton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
£47,000
per year
A Detective Sergeant in the Birmingham Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£32,000
per year
A Fast Streamer in the London Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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