Police Salaries

91 SalariesUpdated May 6, 2021

Average Base Pay
$62,357 / yr
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The national average salary for a Police is $62,357 in United States. Filter by location to see Police salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 91 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Police employees.

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Military Police

US Army

$54,061/yr

Range: $18K - $92K

2,227 salaries

$54,061/yr
$18K$92K

Police Officer

New York Police Department

$86,690/yr

Range: $24K - $138K

133 salaries

$86,690/yr
$24K$138K

Police Sergeant

New York Police Department

$118,696/yr

Range: $46K - $191K

59 salaries

$118,696/yr
$46K$191K

Police Officer

Chicago Police Department

$83,957/yr

Range: $45K - $103K

49 salaries

$83,957/yr
$45K$103K

Police Officer

Metropolitan Police Department of Washington DC

$72,823/yr

Range: $56K - $112K

44 salaries

$72,823/yr
$56K$112K

Military Police

US Marine Corps

$30,897/yr

Range: $18K - $77K

42 salaries

$30,897/yr
$18K$77K

Police Officer

US Department of Veterans Affairs

$50,741/yr

Range: $39K - $63K

41 salaries

$50,741/yr
$39K$63K

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Military Police

US Air Force

$41,496/yr

Range: $23K - $71K

38 salaries

$41,496/yr
$23K$71K

Police Officer

US Army

$43,074/yr

Range: $22K - $60K

35 salaries

$43,074/yr
$22K$60K

Military Police Officer

US Army

$35,000/yr

Range: $23K - $67K

35 salaries

$35,000/yr
$23K$67K

Police Officer II

LAPD

$100,380/yr

Range: $57K - $200K

32 salaries

$100,380/yr
$57K$200K

Military Police

US Navy

$40,180/yr

Range: $25K - $75K

31 salaries

$40,180/yr
$25K$75K

Police Officer

Memphis

$59,915/yr

Range: $39K - $70K

30 salaries

$59,915/yr
$39K$70K

Police Officer

Dallas Police Department-Texas

$61,947/yr

Range: $48K - $98K

28 salaries

$61,947/yr
$48K$98K

Military Police - Monthly

Army National Guard

$1,988/mo

Range: $2K - $5K

26 salaries

$1,988/mo
$2K$5K

Police Officer

Chicago

$87,546/yr

Range: $73K - $99K

24 salaries

$87,546/yr
$73K$99K

Police Officer

US Air Force

$44,827/yr

Range: $37K - $74K

24 salaries

$44,827/yr
$37K$74K

Police Officer

Houston Police Department

$62,793/yr

Range: $44K - $80K

24 salaries

$62,793/yr
$44K$80K

Police Officer

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department

$58,224/yr

Range: $43K - $75K

24 salaries

$58,224/yr
$43K$75K

Police Officer - Hourly

League of Minnesota Cities

$36/hr

Range: $24 - $38

24 salaries

$36/hr
$24$38

Recent Salary Reports

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

$27
hourly
A Police Officer in the Wichita, KS Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Wichita, KS Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Law Enforcement Specialist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$73
hourly
A Police Officer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $73 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$135,000
per year
A Police Officers in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$32,679
per year
A Police Communications Operator in the Cumberland, MD Area area reported making $32,679 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cumberland, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$74,000
per year
A Police Officer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Police Officer in the Charlottesville, VA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlottesville, VA Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$34
hourly
A Police Officer in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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