Average Salary for Atlanta Police Department Employees

A salary of $46K annually is the median rate at Atlanta Police Department. How long you've been working is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Atlanta Police Department; what you do at the company has a (lesser) effect as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Atlanta Police Department Median Salary by Years Experience


10-19 years
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20 years or more
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  • Updated: 07 Oct 2017
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About This Company

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $34K per year on average. The largest slice of the Atlanta Police Department workforce (44 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $55K annually.


Police Lieutenants are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $62K per year; Police Officers are next on the list, bringing in close to $46K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Atlanta Police Department come out on top, and their salaries approach about $42K per year.


When it comes to skills, Training seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $46K annually.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Atlanta Police Department provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a majority of workers participate. At Atlanta Police Department, most workers have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Atlanta Police Department


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