Detective Jobs in Paterson, NJ

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United States Secret Service - Elizabeth, NJ (16 miles from Paterson, NJ)
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
1 hour ago
United States Secret Service - Jersey City, NJ (13 miles from Paterson, NJ)
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
8 days ago
United States Secret Service - Newark, NJ (12 miles from Paterson, NJ)
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
10 days ago
United States Secret Service - Paterson, NJ
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
10 days ago
Department Of Justice - New York, NY (14 miles from Paterson, NJ)
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
19 days ago

Demographic Data for Paterson, NJ

Moving to Paterson, NJ? Find some basic demographic data about Paterson, NJ below.


146,199
2,436
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Detective Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Bestsellers: Detective Fiction

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Salary for Detective Jobs in Paterson, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Detective jobs in Paterson, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$99,190

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Detectives in Paterson, NJ 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 (9.1%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Detectives in Paterson, NJ
  • 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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