Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,201 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 19, 2019
Average salary
$52,061 per year
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$111,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Police Officer is $52,061 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,201 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
$75,204 per year
$70,038 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
$63,078 per year
$63,957 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$48,541 per year
$45,138 per year
$39,980 per year
$68,093 per year
$26.84 per hour

Police Officer job openings

Patrol Officer (Non-Certified)
Delaware River and Bay Authority
New Castle, DE
Police Officer (Entry Level)
City of North Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Police Officer
Camden Police Department
Camden, NJ
Police Officer Jobs