51k
Avg US Salary
3.4%
Growth
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Rating
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Employment
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Education

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

Average Transit Police Officer Hourly Wage in the United States

Transit Police Officers earn a median hourly wage of $24.85. Hourly wages typically start from $16.00 and go up to $37.51.

Average Transit Police Officer Yearly Salary in the United States

Transit Police Officers earn a median salary of $51,690 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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Transit Police Officer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Transit Police Officer Earnings

The highest earning Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$37.51
an hour
$78,020
per year
Senior Transit Police Officer Earnings

Senior Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$29.71
an hour
$61,790
per year
Experienced Transit Police Officer Earnings

Experienced Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$24.85
an hour
$51,690
per year
Junior Transit Police Officer Earnings

Junior Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$20.24
an hour
$42,100
per year
Starting Transit Police Officer Earnings

Starting Transit Police Officers in the United States earn:

$16.00
an hour
$33,280
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 50% percent of Law careers. Transit Police Officer salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Transit Police Officers in the United States

Transit Police Officer salary by state

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

How to Become a Transit Police Officer

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be a Transit Police Officer.

  3. Get Hired

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