Average Salary for U.S. Capitol Police Employees

Those searching for a six-figure salary consider U.S. Capitol Police, where hearty paychecks average $121K. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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U.S. Capitol Police Median Salary by Job


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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
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About This Company

Washington, District of Columbia 

Law Enforcement

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

The largest fraction of U.S. Capitol Police people (80 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and earn around $123K annually on average.


Bringing in the most money are Police Officers — their earnings average approximately $77K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Police Officer Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $77K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in $122K per year.


U.S. Capitol Police's employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

At U.S. Capitol Police, a strong majority of workers have health insurance, and a solid majority of employees have dental coverage. U.S. Capitol Police also dishes out privileges such as matching contributions to retirement plan.

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Key Stats for U.S. Capitol Police

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
20 years or more
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