Average Mid-Career Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer Salary in Houston, Texas

$46,783
Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer is $46,783

Base Salary
$0 - $47k
Total Pay
$45k - $72k
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What Do Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officers Do?

Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer Tasks
  • Execute arrest warrants, locating and taking persons into custody.
  • Record daily activities and submit logs and other related reports and paperwork to appropriate authorities.
  • Provide for public safety by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing motor vehicle and criminal laws, and promoting good community relations.
  • Investigate illegal or suspicious activities.
  • Identify, pursue, and arrest suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
50.0%
Male
50.0%
This data is based on 2 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

50%

Dental

50%

None

50%