Detectives and Criminal Investigators

in Massachusetts

Conduct investigations related to suspected violations of Federal, State, or local laws to prevent or solve crimes. Excludes "Private Detectives and Investigators" (33-9021).

Occupation Projection for Detectives and Criminal Investigators

Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
333021  Detectives and Criminal Investigators 1,782 1,869 87 4.88 % 49 64 122 High school diploma or equivalent 

Detectives and Criminal Investigators Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Projected 2026 Employment Change
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    690  39 % 730  39 % 40  5 % $93,430
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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