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What is the average salary for Transit Police Officers in the United States?

Transit Police Officers earn an average hourly wage of $25.56. Hourly wages typically start from $16.00 and go up to $37.51. Transit Police Officers earn an average salary of $53,170 per year. Salaries typically start from $33,280 and go up to $78,020.

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

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Highest

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

$37.51 an hour $78,020 per year
Senior

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

$29.71 an hour $61,790 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$24.85 an hour $51,690 per year
Junior

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

$20.24 an hour $42,100 per year
Starting

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

$16.00 an hour $33,280 per year

Historical salary for Transit Police Officers in the United States

Transit Police Officer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Transit Police Officer Salary in New Jersey $40.86 $84,980 # 1
Transit Police Officer Salary in Arizona $32.26 $67,100 # 2
Transit Police Officer Salary in Pennsylvania $32.23 $67,030 # 3
Transit Police Officer Salary in Minnesota $31.99 $66,540 # 4
Transit Police Officer Salary in Tennessee $30.49 $63,430 # 5
Transit Police Officer Salary in New York $28.48 $59,240 # 6
Transit Police Officer Salary in Illinois $27.05 $56,260 # 7
Transit Police Officer Salary in Georgia $25.14 $52,290 # 8
Transit Police Officer Salary in Maryland $24.64 $51,240 # 9
Transit Police Officer Salary in California $23.77 $49,430 # 10
Transit Police Officer Salary in Texas $23.57 $49,030 # 11
Transit Police Officer Salary in Massachusetts $23.24 $48,330 # 12
Transit Police Officer Salary in Washington $22.06 $45,870 # 13
Transit Police Officer Salary in Montana $20.87 $43,410 # 14
Transit Police Officer Salary in Missouri $16.79 $34,910 # 15
Transit Police Officer Salary in Alabama $16.72 $34,780 # 16
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics