What is the salary of a Police Officer?

The average salary of a Police Officer in United States is $58,720. Salaries start from around $32,670 and go up to $90,700. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$90,700
Starting ($32.7k)
Junior ($41.9k)
Experienced ($56.1k)
Senior ($73.7k)
Highest ($90.7k)
Highest

The top 10% of Police Officers in United States earn:

$90,700
Senior

The top 25% of Police Officers in United States earn:

$73,710
Experienced

The middle 50% of Police Officers in United States earn:

$56,130
Junior

The bottom 25% of Police Officers in United States earn:

$41,910
Starting

The bottom 10% of Police Officers in United States earn:

$32,670

Historical salary

Police Officer salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 41,000 44
Alaska 74,000 3
Arizona 59,100 14
Arkansas 37,100 50
California 86,000 2
Colorado 63,400 11
Connecticut 64,000 10
Delaware 64,600 9
District of Columbia 69,400 6
Florida 57,300 19
Georgia 38,300 47
Hawaii 57,500 18
Idaho 47,200 31
Illinois 68,600 7
Indiana 47,100 33
Iowa 52,200 25
Kansas 44,100 36
Kentucky 41,400 43
Louisiana 39,000 46
Maine 42,800 39
Maryland 59,000 15
Massachusetts 58,000 17
Michigan 53,800 22
Minnesota 58,200 16
Mississippi 31,800 51
Missouri 44,000 37
Montana 47,200 32
Nebraska 51,600 26
Nevada 68,300 8
New Hampshire 51,000 28
New Jersey 88,200 1
New Mexico 47,100 34
New York 70,700 4
North Carolina 40,900 45
North Dakota 50,300 30
Ohio 53,700 23
Oklahoma 42,000 41
Oregon 62,000 12
Pennsylvania 60,100 13
Rhode Island 54,800 20
South Carolina 37,800 48
South Dakota 42,000 40
Tennessee 41,600 42
Texas 53,000 24
Utah 46,400 35
Vermont 43,000 38
Virginia 50,900 29
Washington 70,600 5
West Virginia 37,800 49
Wisconsin 54,100 21
Wyoming 51,100 27
Puerto Rico 30,000 52

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