Police Officer Salary in West Virginia

How much does a Police Officer make in West Virginia? The average Police Officer salary in West Virginia is $48,500 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $45,300 and $52,900. 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 West Virginia

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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 Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $49,667 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $48,407 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $49,843 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $52,098 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $50,440 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $49,033 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $49,667 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $49,667 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alma, WV Avg. Salary $48,407 Date Updated May 13, 2019
Location Alum Bridge, WV Avg. Salary $48,407 Date Updated May 13, 2019
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