Police Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 10,985 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 20, 2018
Average salary
$46,764 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$109,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Police Officer is $46,764 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 10,985 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
$72,974 per year
$68,970 per year
$66,603 per year
$80,839 per year
$78,412 per year
$66,065 per year
$69,179 per year
$68,608 per year
$68,244 per year
$68,187 per year
Police Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$36,488 per year
$49,532 per year
$67,184 per year
$44,192 per year
$48,413 per year

Police Officer job openings

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City of Manchester
Manchester, NH
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State of Hawaii
Hawaii
Police Officer - 2018
City of Burlington, Vermont
Burlington, VT
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