Police Officer Salary in Texas

How much does a Police Officer make in Texas? The average Police Officer salary in Texas is $54,000 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,400 and $58,800. 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 Texas

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Job Description

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. Is 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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbott, TX Avg. Salary $49,044 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Abernathy, TX Avg. Salary $47,690 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Abilene, TX Avg. Salary $50,167 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Ace, TX Avg. Salary $52,582 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Ackerly, TX Avg. Salary $47,456 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Addison, TX Avg. Salary $54,582 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Adkins, TX Avg. Salary $53,431 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Adrian, TX Avg. Salary $50,002 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Afton, TX Avg. Salary $47,456 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Agua Dulce, TX Avg. Salary $50,465 Date Updated May 13, 2019
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