Police Sergeant Salaries

446 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

Average Base Pay
$86,298 / yr
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How much does a Police Sergeant make?

The national average salary for a Police Sergeant is $86,298 in United States. Filter by location to see Police Sergeant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 446 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Police Sergeant employees.

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Police Sergeant

New York Police Department

$117,174/yr

Range: $89K - $181K

21 salaries

$117,174/yr
$89K$181K

Police Sergeant

Chicago Police Department

$115,274/yr

Range: $109K - $122K

10 salaries

$115,274/yr
$109K$122K

Police Sergeant

Metro Nashville Police Department - Tennessee

$76,598/yr

Range: $68K - $86K

8 salaries

$76,598/yr
$68K$86K

Police Sergeant

City of Detroit

$72,681/yr

Range: $72K - $80K

6 salaries

$72,681/yr
$72K$80K

Police Sergeant

LAPD

$132,423/yr

Range: $121K - $135K

5 salaries

$132,423/yr
$121K$135K

Police Sergeant

City of Phoenix

$113,583/yr

Range: $110K - $121K

4 salaries

$113,583/yr
$110K$121K

Police Sergeant

DFW International Airport

$99,936/yr

Range: $96K - $101K

4 salaries

$99,936/yr
$96K$101K

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Police Sergeant

Mesa

$102,078/yr

Range: $88K - $105K

4 salaries

$102,078/yr
$88K$105K

Police Sergeant

Dallas Police Department-Texas

$99,503/yr

Range: $70K - $113K

4 salaries

$99,503/yr
$70K$113K

Police Sergeant

Kansas City Police Department - Missouri

$95,014/yr

Range: $93K - $96K

4 salaries

$95,014/yr
$93K$96K

Police Sergeant

San Francisco Police Department

$154,669/yr

Range: $147K - $158K

4 salaries

$154,669/yr
$147K$158K

Police Sergeant

Williams Industries

$108,790/yr

Range: $92K - $142K

4 salaries

$108,790/yr
$92K$142K

Police Sergeant

City of Houston

$99,664/yr

Range: $95K - $105K

3 salaries

$99,664/yr
$95K$105K

Police Sergeant

Chicago

$113,380/yr

Range: $109K - $117K

3 salaries

$113,380/yr
$109K$117K

Police Sergeant

City of Richmond Virginia

$77,962/yr

Range: $75K - $80K

3 salaries

$77,962/yr
$75K$80K

Police Sergeant

City of St. Paul

$102,378/yr

Range: $96K - $106K

3 salaries

$102,378/yr
$96K$106K

Police Sergeant

Houston Police Department

$93,494/yr

Range: $91K - $102K

3 salaries

$93,494/yr
$91K$102K

Police Sergeant

Baltimore City Police Department

$85,354/yr

Range: $53K - $99K

3 salaries

$85,354/yr
$53K$99K

Police Sergeant

New York State Police

$135,905/yr

Range: $127K - $143K

3 salaries

$135,905/yr
$127K$143K

Police Sergeant

Milwaukee Police Department

$100,142/yr

Range: $98K - $101K

3 salaries

$100,142/yr
$98K$101K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$21
hourly
A Police Officer in the Montgomery, AL Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montgomery, AL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Police Officer in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
 
Full-time
Government
$23
hourly
A Police Officer in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$84,000
per year
A Police Detective in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
 
Full-time
Government
$96,000
per year
A Police Lieutenant in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
 
Full-time
Government
$13
hourly
A Police Officer in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Greenville, SC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$44,000
per year
A Police Officer in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $44,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$22
hourly
A Law Enforcement Officer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$40,000
per year
A Police Officer in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
Government
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