Average Late-Career Police Officer Salary in San Diego, California

$60,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Police Officer in San Diego, California is $60,000.
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Job Description for Police Officer

Police Officer Tasks
  • Patrol neighborhoods to prevent and stop crimes and threats to safety.
  • Coordinate community work and outreach and offer educational services.
  • Arrest offenders and suspects, collect evidence, and testify about cases.
  • Respond to incidents and complaints, document interactions, and collect evidence.

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Pay by Experience Level for Police Officer

An early career Police Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,750 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Police Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,958 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Police Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 76.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (57.7% more) and New York, New York (55.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
27.8%
Mid Career
38.9%
Experienced
33.3%