Police Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a Police Officer earn in the United States? The average Police Officer salary in the United States is $55,000 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $51,300 and $59,900. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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