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

$55,000
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$46k
MEDIAN
$55k
75%
$119k

The average salary for a Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer is $55,000

Base Salary
$46k - $119k
Total Pay
$48k - $89k
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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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