Detective Jobs in Texas

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United States Secret Service - Plano, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
1 day ago
United States Secret Service - Garland, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
1 day ago
Justice, Office of the Inspector General - Grand Prairie, TX
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
23 hours ago
Justice, Office of the Inspector General - El Paso, TX
Firearms: Criminal investigators are required to carry a firearm while performing duties of this position. Maintaining firearm proficiency is mandatory....
23 hours ago
Mansfield Police Department - Mansfield, TX
Assists Criminal Investigators. Presents training as needed for patrol officers, and detectives....
2 hours ago
Department of Defense - Fort Hood, TX
Must have completed the CID Basic Special Agent Course, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Criminal Investigator Training Program, or equivalent prior to or within 1 year of employment....
4 days ago
City of Grand Prairie - Grand Prairie, TX
The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of highly skilled technical criminal identification tasks both in the field and in the laboratory. This includes developing, comparing and...
5 days ago
US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Houston, TX
You must be a graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center's (FLETC) Criminal Investigator Training Program (CITP) or other federal equivalent, OR agree to attend and successfully complete...
6 days ago
City of Denton - Denton, TX
Two years of experience in a law enforcement position that required collection or testing of forensic evidence, including one year of lead or supervisory experience....
7 days ago
City of Denton - Denton, TX
Two years of experience in a law enforcement position that required collection or testing of forensic evidence, including one year of lead or supervisory experience....
8 days ago
United States Secret Service - Wichita Falls, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
12 days ago
United States Secret Service - Frisco, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
12 days ago
United States Secret Service - College Station, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
12 days ago
United States Secret Service - Abilene, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
12 days ago
United States Secret Service - Grand Prairie, TX
Secret Service as a Criminal Investigator (Special Agent)....
12 days ago

Demographic Data for Texas

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


25,144,800
577,760

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Salary for Detective Jobs in Texas

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

$79,950

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Detective positions.

Highest Education Level

Detectives in Texas 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 Texas
  • 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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