Average Salary for Police Department of Chicago Employees

Police Department of Chicago pays its employees $67K per year on average. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Police Department of Chicago for between five and 10 years earn around $66K annually on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $54K per year. The largest slice of the Police Department of Chicago workforce (40 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $72K annually.


Earning $58K per year on average, Police Officers receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists receive bigger paychecks ($70K annually) than those without credentials. First Aid Administrators also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of about $57K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Oral / Verbal Communication; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $57K annually. Writing Procedures & Documentation is a popular skill in the Police Department of Chicago workforce; the greater part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs.


With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Police Department of Chicago's employees who responded to the survey.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of survey participants receive health insurance, and a large number of respondents get dental coverage.

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