Police Officer Salary in Mississippi

How much does a Police Officer make in Mississippi? The average Police Officer salary in Mississippi is $47,800 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $44,600 and $52,000. 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 Mississippi

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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, MS Avg. Salary $51,653 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Aberdeen, MS Avg. Salary $46,570 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Ackerman, MS Avg. Salary $46,405 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Algoma, MS Avg. Salary $46,405 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alligator, MS Avg. Salary $48,407 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Amory, MS Avg. Salary $46,405 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Anguilla, MS Avg. Salary $48,440 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Arcola, MS Avg. Salary $48,902 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Arkabutla, MS Avg. Salary $51,653 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Artesia, MS Avg. Salary $46,768 Date Updated May 13, 2019
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