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Police Officer Salaries

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3,092 SalariesUpdated Mar 24, 2019
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Average Base Pay
$53,894/yr
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$36K
Low
$54K
Average
$82K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,746
Range$518 - $14,541
How much does a Police Officer make?

The national average salary for a Police Officer is $53,894 in United States. Filter by location to see Police Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,092 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Police Officer employees.

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      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      New York Police Department
      $82,499/yr
      Range: $40K - $126K
      87 salaries
      $82,499/yr
      $40K$126K
      Metropolitan Police Department of Washington DC
      $65,000/yr
      Range: $54K - $84K
      27 salaries
      $65,000/yr
      $54K$84K
      Memphis
      $55,750/yr
      Range: $51K - $65K
      22 salaries
      $55,750/yr
      $51K$65K
      Chicago Police Department
      $78,302/yr
      Range: $68K - $99K
      20 salaries
      $78,302/yr
      $68K$99K
      US Department of Veterans Affairs
      $46,079/yr
      Range: $33K - $56K
      20 salaries
      $46,079/yr
      $33K$56K
      City of Atlanta
      $42,150/yr
      Range: $40K - $47K
      16 salaries
      $42,150/yr
      $40K$47K
      Dallas Police Department-Texas
      $52,000/yr
      Range: $42K - $79K
      15 salaries
      $52,000/yr
      $42K$79K

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      Houston Police Department
      $55,500/yr
      Range: $42K - $81K
      14 salaries
      $55,500/yr
      $42K$81K
      Chicago
      $84,669/yr
      Range: $66K - $93K
      14 salaries
      $84,669/yr
      $66K$93K
      Metro Nashville Police Department - Tennessee
      $52,665/yr
      Range: $45K - $62K
      12 salaries
      $52,665/yr
      $45K$62K
      US Air Force
      $43,635/yr
      Range: $36K - $100K
      11 salaries
      $43,635/yr
      $36K$100K
      US Army
      $42,000/yr
      Range: $33K - $53K
      11 salaries
      $42,000/yr
      $33K$53K
      Atlanta Police Department
      $42,000/yr
      Range: $35K - $66K
      10 salaries
      $42,000/yr
      $35K$66K
      LAPD
      $73,094/yr
      Range: $64K - $101K
      10 salaries
      $73,094/yr
      $64K$101K
      US Department of Defense
      $50,000/yr
      Range: $35K - $65K
      9 salaries
      $50,000/yr
      $35K$65K
      AlliedBarton
      $47,433/yr
      Range: $42K - $54K
      9 salaries
      $47,433/yr
      $42K$54K
      Detroit Police Department
      $52,500/yr
      Range: $36K - $80K
      9 salaries
      $52,500/yr
      $36K$80K
      Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
      $48,000/yr
      Range: $35K - $64K
      9 salaries
      $48,000/yr
      $35K$64K
      GardaWorld
      $48,025/yr
      Range: $42K - $67K
      8 salaries
      $48,025/yr
      $42K$67K
      City of Raleigh
      $46,314/yr
      Range: $34K - $78K
      8 salaries
      $46,314/yr
      $34K$78K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Police Officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $20
      hourly
      A Campus Police Officer in the Springfield, OH Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Springfield, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      College / University
      $34
      hourly
      A Correctional Sergeant in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $34 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Sacramento, CA Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $36,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Chattanooga, TN Area area reported making $36,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Chattanooga, TN Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $70,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Phoenix, AZ Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $125,000
      per year
      A Police Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
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