Average Salary for U.S. Capitol Police Employees

U.S. Capitol Police workers are not strangers to large paychecks, where average earnings swell to $90K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Washington, District of Columbia 

Law Enforcement

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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 $80K per year on average. The largest slice of the U.S. Capitol Police workforce (40 percent) has been working for 20 years or more and earns, on average, $95K annually.


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

U.S. Capitol Police pays the majority of its employees — the larger part of respondents — for vacation time as well as sick leave. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of employees, and a strong majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well.

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Key Stats for U.S. Capitol Police

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

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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