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Average Police Officer Salary in Phoenix, Arizona

$64,964
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Police Officer in Phoenix, Arizona is $64,964.
10%
$21k
MEDIAN
$65k
90%
$82k
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What Do Police Officers Do?

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

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Police Officer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Police Officers?

Skills in Leadership, Oral / Verbal Communication and Training are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Police Officers?

A mid-career Police Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $0 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Police Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,329 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (32.9% less), Dallas, Texas (27.5% less) and Houston, Texas (23.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Mid Career
46.2%
Experienced
53.8%