Average Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer Salary in Austin, Texas

$61,960
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$42k
MEDIAN
$62k
90%
$101k

The average salary for a Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer is $61,960

Base Salary
$42k - $101k
Total Pay
$35k - $100k
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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

Male
75.0%
Female
25.0%
This data is based on 4 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

20%

Vision

20%