Policeman Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Policeman is $44,537 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Policeman Total Pay (?
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$29,118 - $78,877
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MEDIAN: $44,537
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Policeman Total Pay (?
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$7.66 - $34.25
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$29,118 - $78,877  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,149 - $80,696  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$7.66 - $34.25  
   
Overtime
$14.54 - $54.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$25,149 - $80,696  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Pay by Experience Level for Policeman

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Policeman Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%
Experienced
up arrow 23%
Mid-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$44,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
female alumni
 
Male
100%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 10%
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