Career Outlook for Criminal Investigators and Special Agents

Also known as:
Criminal Investigator, Deputy United States Marshal, FBI Investigator, Homicide Detective, Narcotics Detective, Narcotics Investigator, Police Detective

The overall job outlook for Criminal Investigator or Special Agent careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 27.30 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 4.55 percent per year. Demand for Criminal Investigators and Special Agents is expected to go up, with an expected 20,300 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 2.29 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Criminal Investigators and Special Agents in the following states

Texas 15,940
California 12,720
New York 9,150
Florida 6,960
Arizona 5,230
Georgia 4,750
North Carolina 3,660
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Criminal Investigators and Special Agents

Alaska
110
Wyoming
180
South Dakota
220
Vermont
240
Nebraska
310
North Dakota
310
Rhode Island
360