Broken down by tenure, the largest share of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department employees (50 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $49K per year on average.
Police Sergeants earn the highest median pay at around $62K annually, followed by Police Officers (about $47K) per year.
Peace Officer Standards and Trainings receive bigger paychecks ($47K annually) than those without credentials.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Oral / Verbal Communication; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $49K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Training; the vast majority consider it a key competency.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Nearly all employees receive health insurance, and almost all respondents get dental coverage.
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