Average Salary for Police Department of Chicago Employees

Police Department of Chicago pays its employees $71K per year on average. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Police Department of Chicago
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Police Officer (4)
$39,755 - $88,999  
   
[-]Police Officer (4)
Salary$38,839 - $89,966  
   
Bonus$592 - $14,996  
Total Pay$39,755 - $88,999  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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About This Company

Years of Experience

The largest fraction of Police Department of Chicago people (44 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $72K annually.

Jobs

The highest paychecks go to Police Officers, who earn around $60K.

Certifications and Degrees

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $72K.

Skills

In this position, it pays to have Oral / Verbal Communication in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $54K.

Gender

Men make up the majority of employees in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Perks cover health insurance for nearly all workers and dental coverage for the greater part of workers.

Key Stats for Police Department of Chicago

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
33%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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