Average Salary for St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department Employees

Compensation for St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department employees is around $50K annually on average. Your job title influences pay for St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department workers the most, followed by how long you've been working. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Broken down by tenure, the largest share of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department employees (50 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn about $49K per year on average.

Jobs

Police Sergeants are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $62K annually; Police Officers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $47K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Peace Officer Standards and Training certainly has its perks — salaries approach $47K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.

Skills

When it comes to skills, Training seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $49K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is Writing Procedures & Documentation, with almost all considering it a key competency.

Gender

Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of employees can count on health insurance, and nearly all workers have dental coverage as a benefit.

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Key Stats for St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
63%
20 years or more
25%
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