Police Officer Salaries in Georgia

Salary estimated from 176 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 12, 2019
Average in Georgia
$39,965 per year
16% Below national average
  • Most Reported
$17,000
$72,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Police Officer make in Georgia?

The average salary for a Police Officer is $39,965 per year in Georgia, which is 16% below the national average. Salary estimates are based on 176 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 Georgia
CompanyAverage salary
$52,833 per year
$44,421 per year
$59,657 per year
$50,845 per year
$49,810 per year
$47,653 per year
$46,658 per year
$45,092 per year
$42,917 per year
$41,195 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$45,984 per year
$40,376 per year
$39,391 per year
$38,376 per year
$13.02 per hour

Police Officer job openings

Police Officer
City of Emerson
Emerson, GA
POLICE OFFICER II
Fulton County Sheriff Office
Fulton County, GA
Police Officer (Non-Certified)
City of Fayetteville, GA
Fayetteville, GA
Port Police Officer
GEORGIA PORTS AUTHORITY
Savannah, GA
Police Officer
City of Jonesboro
Jonesboro, GA
Police Officer
DeKalb County Police Department
Atlanta, GA
Administrative Assistant I (Safety & Security)
Atlanta Public Schools
Atlanta, GA
POLICE OFFICER I (Entry-Level & Lateral Program) - 08/2019
Cobb County Government
Marietta, GA
Police Officer I
City of South Fulton
Atlanta, GA
Transit Police Officer
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA)
Atlanta, GA
Detention Officer
City of East Point, GA
Georgia
Police Officer (Police Recruit)
DeKalb County, GA
DeKalb County, GA
POLICE OFFICER I
City of Roswell, Georgia
Roswell, GA
Hourly School Police Officer - Middle and High School
Atlanta Public Schools
Atlanta, GA
Police Officer (Lateral with 2+ Years Experience)
Alpharetta Department of Public Safety
Alpharetta, GA
Police Officer jobs in Georgia

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