Average Late-Career Police Officer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$71,637
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The average salary for a Late-Career Police Officer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $71,637.
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$69k
MEDIAN
$72k
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$85k
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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 $50,419 based on 9 salaries. An early career Police Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,781 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Police Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,469 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Police Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,956 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 48.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (32.1% more) and New York, New York (30.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (17.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Entry Level
30.0%
Early Career
26.7%
Mid Career
20.0%
Experienced
23.3%