Police Officer Salary in Louisiana

How much does a Police Officer make in Louisiana? The average Police Officer salary in Louisiana is $52,300 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $48,800 and $57,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Louisiana

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Job Description

The Police Officer responsible for responding to calls, taking necessary action at the scene of crime or disturbance, conducting investigations, making arrests, testifying in court, and completing reports/forms and routine paperwork. Responsible for patrolling an assigned area to prevent and discover crime and to enforce regulations. Being a Police Officer typically reports to a Police Sergeant. Requires an associate's degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications and at least 12 to 18 months of law enforcement experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Working as a Police Officer typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $49,918 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $54,169 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $48,297 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $50,602 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $48,297 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $53,461 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $50,162 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $48,737 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $54,491 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $50,162 Date Updated May 13, 2019
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