Average Police Officer Salary in Miami, Florida

$55,221
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The average salary for a Police Officer in Miami, Florida is $55,221.
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$41k
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$55k
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$71k
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$41k - $71k
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$41k - $74k

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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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Popular Skills for Police Officer

Skills in Oral / Verbal Communication, Training and Writing Procedures & Documentation are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $47,612 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Police Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,364 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Police Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,948 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,500.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 37.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (31.2% more) and New York, New York (14.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (22.2% less), Dallas, Texas (10.4% less) and Houston, Texas (8.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Early Career
37.8%
Mid Career
20.0%
Experienced
26.7%
Late Career
15.6%