$44,887
Avg. Salary
$24.54
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Policeman is $24.54 per hour.

The average pay for a Policeman is $44,887 per year.

$12
10%
$25
50%
$54
90%
MEDIAN $25
$26k
10%
$45k
50%
$91k
90%
MEDIAN $44,887
$25,892 - $90,604
$26K
$45K
$91K
MEDIAN: $44,887
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$11.92 - $53.83
$12
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$54
MEDIAN: $24.54
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$0$90K
Salary $25,892 - $90,604
Bonus $130
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,033 - $90,000
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
Hourly Data $0$11K
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $53.83
Overtime $4.50 - $11,100
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $130
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,033 - $90,000
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Policeman

A policeman, or law enforcement officer, is primarily responsible for enforcing the laws of his/her jurisdiction and protecting people and property in the community. Their duties may include responding to calls from citizens when they are victims of crime, such as domestic violence, assault, or property damage, and they also regularly patrol designated areas to enforce traffic laws and issue citations for violations, as well as respond to traffic accidents and serve as first-responders in these and other emergency situations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Policeman

Pay by Experience for a Policeman has a positive trend. An entry-level Policeman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Policeman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Policeman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 28 salaries. A Policeman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Policeman

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Policeman Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 7%