How much does a Police Officer make in San Diego, CA? The average Police Officer salary in San Diego, CA is $67,200 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $62,800 and $73,200. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.

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Police Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Police Officer Salary $58,794 San Diego,CA May 01, 2023
25th Percentile Police Officer Salary $62,800 San Diego,CA May 01, 2023
50th Percentile Police Officer Salary $67,200 San Diego,CA May 01, 2023
75th Percentile Police Officer Salary $73,200 San Diego,CA May 01, 2023
90th Percentile Police Officer Salary $78,663 San Diego,CA May 01, 2023
25% $62,800 10% $58,794 90% $78,663 75% $73,200 $67,200 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Police Officer is 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. Working as a Police Officer typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2023

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