Average Early-Career Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer Salary

$48,944
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$77k

The average salary for a Police or Sheriff's Patrol Officer is $48,944

Base Salary
$34k - $77k
Bonus
$197 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$884 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$31k - $75k
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Gender Breakdown

Male
84.3%
Female
15.7%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

78%

Vision

68%

None

11%