Average Police Officer with Oral / Verbal Communication Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$57,799
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The average salary for a Police Officer with Oral / Verbal Communication skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $57,799.
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MEDIAN $57,799
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$50k - $114k
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$50k - $112k

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Police Officer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Police Officer
Security Officer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Police Officer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Police Officer

Skills in Leadership, Training and Writing Procedures & Documentation are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 40.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (21.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (26.5% less), Richmond, Virginia (23.3% less) and St. Louis, Missouri (14.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4 survey responses.
Mid Career
100.0%