Police Patrol Officer Average Salary

Police Patrol Officer Total Pay (?
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$28,433 - $47,678
(Median)
28K
42K
48K
MEDIAN: $41,904
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Police Patrol Officer is most closely related to Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer

Police patrol officers must complete a training program known as the "police academy" before beginning work. A degree is often preferred but not required, and different states and departments tend to have different requirements. Generally, a person applies to become a police officer and is selected ...
Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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(Median)
$30K
$45K
$82K
MEDIAN: $44,812
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer - U.S. Air Force (USAF) , salaries: $36,000
Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer - Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department , salaries: $46,618
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