Michael McGrady is an American actor, best known for playing Detective Daniel "Sal" Salinger in the television series Southland.

He plays Rusty Galloway, Cole Phelps' drunken partner whilst in Homicide.

Other notable law enforcement roles McGrady has played include Officer Raymond Brown in the second season of "24" and LAPD Detective Phillip Van Atter in The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story.