Average Police Lieutenant Salary at New York Police Department (NYPD)

$140,531
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The average salary for a Police Lieutenant at New York Police Department (NYPD) is $140,531.
25%
$123k
25%
$141k
50%
$148k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $140,531
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$123k - $148k
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$123k - $148k

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Job Description for Police Lieutenant

Police Lieutenant Tasks
  • Manage, motivate, train, evaluate and discipline team; schedule and prioritize weapons, firearms and other training activities.
  • Supervise and participate in the daily care and maintenance of station, supplies, equipment and grounds.
  • Direct all aspects of division during emergency, disaster and other crisis events.
  • Assist in forecasting and administering budget processes.
  • Attend and contribute to department meetings, and aid in the development and implementation of department goals and objectives.

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