$40,684
Avg. Salary
$18.38
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Patrolman is $18.38 per hour.

The average pay for a Patrolman is $40,684 per year.

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MEDIAN $40,684
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MEDIAN: $40,684
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$0$71K
Salary $28,321 - $71,054
Bonus $1,250
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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$27,835 - $66,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $10.30 - $27.90
Overtime $19.57 - $51.06
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $1,250
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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$27,835 - $66,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description

  • Promote and maintain safety through emergency response, regular patrols, and public relations.
  • Provide first-response aid to incident victims.
  • Communicate and document incidents and actions to colleagues and management.
  • Investigate reported incidents and interview witnesses for details.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Patrolman has a positive trend. An entry-level Patrolman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Patrolman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Patrolman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 13 salaries. A Patrolman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 7 salaries.

Q: What is it like working as a Patrolman?

Patrolman in Lovell:
"Politics, too much politics."
Start and stay in a big department of at least 50 officers. Small town politics are too close to the officers and interfere with the officers careers.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

Experienced
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 19%