Average Police Officer Salary in Fort Worth, Texas

$48,808
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The average salary for a Police Officer in Fort Worth, Texas is $48,808.
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$40k
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$49k
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$63k
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MEDIAN $48,808
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Salary
$40k - $63k
Total Pay
$34k - $71k

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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

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

Police Officer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Police Officer

Skills in Oral / Verbal Communication, Writing Procedures & Documentation, Leadership and Training are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Police Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 55.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (48.4% more) and New York, New York (29.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%