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California State University - San Bernardino, CA
Two or more years of active law enforcement experience. Preferred Qualifications An applicant with an Intermediate Course Post Certificate is preferred....
1 day ago
US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Richmond, CA
Selectee newly assigned to the Criminal Investigator position MUST successfully complete the 9-week Criminal Investigator Program training course at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC...
4 days ago
US Department of Transportation - Cerritos, CA
You will seek out representatives at varying government transportation agencies and law enforcement agencies with whom to liaise....
4 days ago
United States Secret Service - Sacramento, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
4 days ago
United States Secret Service - San Francisco, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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United States Secret Service - Oakland, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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United States Secret Service - Santa Ana, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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United States Secret Service - Concord, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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United States Secret Service - Suisun City, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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United States Secret Service - Santa Clarita, CA
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
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Department Of Health And Human Services - Orange, CA
To see if your institution is accredited, please follow this link: training requirements: successful completion of the criminal investigator training program at the federal law enforcement training...
5 days ago
Department Of Justice - Woodland, CA
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
7 days ago
Department Of Justice - San Rafael, CA
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
7 days ago
Department Of Justice - Elk Grove, CA
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
7 days ago
Department Of Justice - Pleasanton, CA
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
7 days ago

Demographic Data for California

Moving to California? Find some basic demographic data about California below.


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Detective Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Bestsellers: Detective Fiction

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Salary for Detective Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Detective jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$107,120

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Detective positions.

Highest Education Level

Detectives in California offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.4%)
  • Master's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.5%)
  • High School or GED (12.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Detectives in California
  • None (39.1%)
  • 2-4 years (19.0%)
  • 4-6 years (13.6%)
  • 6-8 years (13.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.3%)
  • 1-2 years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.2%)

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