Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,290 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 21, 2019
Average salary
$52,065 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 $52,065 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,290 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
$74,843 per year
$70,038 per year
$78,978 per year
$80,029 per year
$68,782 per year
$68,718 per year
$69,821 per year
$63,078 per year
$63,385 per year
$63,957 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$48,499 per year
$45,153 per year
$40,473 per year
$68,664 per year
$26.91 per hour

Police Officer job openings

Police Officer (Entry Level)
City of North Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Police Officer - (Union 8) - $26.95/hr.
Delaware River Port Authority
Camden, NJ
Entry Level Police Officer
SALT LAKE CITY CORP
Salt Lake City, UT
Police Officer Jobs