Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 10,644 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 13, 2018
Average salary
$47,340 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$110,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Police Officer is $47,340 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 10,644 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
$73,537 per year
$68,970 per year
$76,849 per year
$81,717 per year
$78,412 per year
$72,213 per year
$72,002 per year
$70,556 per year
$69,179 per year
$68,465 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$36,514 per year
$49,626 per year
$67,656 per year
$44,414 per year
$48,563 per year

Police Officer job openings

Ranger
Cleveland Metroparks
Fairview Park, OH
Police Officer - (Union 8) - $25.43/hr.
Delaware River Port Authority
Camden, NJ
Police Officer - No Experience, Law Enforcement
City of Manchester
Manchester, NH
Police Officer Jobs