How much does a Police Officer make in Alaska?

Average Police Officer Yearly Salary in Alaska

Police Officers earn an average yearly salary of $79,510. Salaries typically start from $53,700 and go up to $102,650.

Average Police Officer Hourly Wage in Alaska

Police Officers earn an average hourly wage of $38.23. Hourly wages typically start from $25.82 and go up to $49.35.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

89%
Full-Time
11%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
809
RATINGS
Police Officers average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Police Officers in the 67th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Police Officer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Police Officer Earnings

The highest earning Police Officers in Alaska earn:

$49.35
an hour
$102,650
per year
Senior Police Officer Earnings

Senior Police Officers in Alaska earn:

$45.04
an hour
$93,690
per year
Experienced Police Officer Earnings

Experienced Police Officers in Alaska earn:

$38.63
an hour
$80,350
per year
Junior Police Officer Earnings

Junior Police Officers in Alaska earn:

$30.70
an hour
$63,860
per year
Starting Police Officer Earnings

Starting Police Officers in Alaska earn:

$25.82
an hour
$53,700
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Police Officer Salary Comparison

Police Officers earn more than 91% percent of similar careers in Alaska.

Detective Salary $113k
Special Agent Salary $113k
Customs Inspector Salary $113k
Compliance Manager Salary $109k
Urban Planner Salary $80k
Police Officer Salary $79k
Sheriff Salary $79k
Energy Auditor Salary $78k
Real Estate Appraiser Salary $76k
Coroner Salary $75k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)