Average Experienced Police Officer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$90,832
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The average salary for an Experienced Police Officer in Los Angeles, California is $90,832.
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$51k
MEDIAN
$91k
90%
$103k
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$51k - $103k
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$51k - $117k

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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 entry-level Police Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,374 based on 6 salaries. An early career Police Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,426 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Police Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,798 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $106,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (42.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (42.4% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (25.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 47 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.8%
Early Career
44.7%
Mid Career
21.3%
Late Career
21.3%