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How much does a Transit Police Officer make in New Jersey?

Average Transit Police Officer Hourly Wage in New Jersey

Transit Police Officers earn a median hourly wage of $43.42. Hourly wages typically start from $31.14 and go up to $53.18.

Average Transit Police Officer Yearly Salary in New Jersey

Transit Police Officers earn a median salary of $90,320 per year. Salaries typically start from $64,780 and go up to $110,620.

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Transit Police Officer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Transit Police Officer Earnings

The highest earning Transit Police Officers in New Jersey earn:

$53.18
an hour
$110,620
per year
Senior Transit Police Officer Earnings

Senior Transit Police Officers in New Jersey earn:

$47.57
an hour
$98,940
per year
Experienced Transit Police Officer Earnings

Experienced Transit Police Officers in New Jersey earn:

$43.42
an hour
$90,320
per year
Junior Transit Police Officer Earnings

Junior Transit Police Officers in New Jersey earn:

$39.28
an hour
$81,710
per year
Starting Transit Police Officer Earnings

Starting Transit Police Officers in New Jersey earn:

$31.14
an hour
$64,780
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Transit Police Officer salary comparison

Transit Police Officers earn more than 52% percent of Law careers in New Jersey. Transit Police Officer salaries are in the top 65% of all careers in New Jersey.

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Correctional Officer Salary in New Jersey $73k
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Legislator Salary in New Jersey $22k

Historical salary for Transit Police Officers in New Jersey

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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