Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,039 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 8, 2018
Average salary
$51,961 per year
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$110,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Police Officer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Police Officer is $51,961 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,039 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Police Officer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Police Officer is 3-5 years.
Police Officer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$74,490 per year
$57,624 per year
$78,978 per year
$79,329 per year
$68,782 per year
$68,718 per year
$69,479 per year
$69,821 per year
$66,358 per year
$63,957 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$48,108 per year
$45,239 per year
$40,169 per year
$70,424 per year
$27.11 per hour

Police Officer job openings

Deputy Sheriff
Suffolk County Sheriff's Office
Suffolk County, NY
University Police Officer - Multiple Positions
University of Massachusetts Boston
Boston, MA
Deputy Constable
Fayette County Constable's Office - District 1
Lexington, KY
Police Officer Jobs