Career Attributes

  • $62,554
  • 684,200
  • 3.3
  • 7.0%
  • High school diploma
  • Criminal Justice
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How much does a Sheriff make in Nebraska?

Average Sheriff Yearly Salary in Nebraska

Sheriffs earn an average yearly salary of $55,180. Salaries typically start from $35,130 and go up to $76,280.

Average Sheriff Hourly Wage in Nebraska

Sheriffs earn an average hourly wage of $26.53. Hourly wages typically start from $16.89 and go up to $36.67.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
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RATINGS
Sheriffs average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Sheriffs in the 51th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Sheriff Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheriff Earnings

The highest earning Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$36.67
an hour
$76,280
per year
Senior Sheriff Earnings

Senior Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$32.34
an hour
$67,260
per year
Experienced Sheriff Earnings

Experienced Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$26.74
an hour
$55,620
per year
Junior Sheriff Earnings

Junior Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$21.15
an hour
$44,000
per year
Starting Sheriff Earnings

Starting Sheriffs in Nebraska earn:

$16.89
an hour
$35,130
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheriff Salary Comparison

Sheriffs earn more than 61% percent of similar careers in Nebraska.

Special Agent Salary $73k
Detective Salary $73k
Customs Inspector Salary $73k
Arbitrator Salary $66k
Coroner Salary $64k
Police Officer Salary $55k
Sheriff Salary $55k
Forensic Science Technician Salary $54k
Bailiff Salary $51k
Court Reporter Salary $48k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

  • $62,554
  • 684,200
  • 3.3
  • 7.0%
  • High school diploma
  • Criminal Justice
More Attributes