Average Salary for U.S. Capitol Police Employees

The median income for U.S. Capitol Police employees is $86K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Washington, District of Columbia 

Law Enforcement

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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $68K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of U.S. Capitol Police folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn an average $107K annually.


Earning $77K per year on average, Police Officers receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Police Officer Certifications earn approximately $77K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at U.S. Capitol Police — these employees make the most at $122K per year.


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

Benefits and Perks

Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of workers and dental coverage for a strong majority of employees.

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