Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,106 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: March 18, 2019
Average salary
$51,997 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 $51,997 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,106 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
$74,479 per year
$69,450 per year
$78,978 per year
$77,716 per year
$68,782 per year
$68,718 per year
$69,821 per year
$65,273 per year
$63,213 per year
$63,568 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$48,473 per year
$45,276 per year
$40,835 per year
$67,514 per year
$4,150 per month

Police Officer job openings

Police Officer
Richmond Police Department
Richmond, KY
Police Officer (Entry Level)
City of North Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Police Officer
City of Pigeon Forge
Pigeon Forge, TN
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