Average Salary for St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department Employees

The average St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department employee earns $48K per year. At St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your role at the company factors into the equation as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $38K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $45K per year.

Jobs

The highest paychecks go to Police Sergeants, who earn an average about $62K annually, closely trailed by Police Officers (approximately $45K) per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Peace Officer Standards and Trainings receive bigger paychecks ($45K annually) than those without credentials.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Writing Procedures & Documentation; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $47K per year. Training is a popular skill among St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department workers, with the vast majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job.

Gender

The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

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

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1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
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20 years or more
25%

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