Police Officer Salary in Virginia

How much does a Police Officer make in Virginia? The average Police Officer salary in Virginia is $54,200 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,600 and $59,000. 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 Virginia

About Virginia    Virginia (/vərˈdʒɪniə/ (listen)), officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United State....More

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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 Abingdon, VA Avg. Salary $47,670 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Accomac, VA Avg. Salary $51,743 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Achilles, VA Avg. Salary $51,422 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Afton, VA Avg. Salary $50,110 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alberta, VA Avg. Salary $54,348 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Aldie, VA Avg. Salary $60,911 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alexandria, VA Avg. Salary $61,186 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Altavista, VA Avg. Salary $50,256 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alton, VA Avg. Salary $51,512 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Amelia Court House, VA Avg. Salary $54,582 Date Updated May 13, 2019
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