How much does a Police Lieutenant make in Louisiana? The average Police Lieutenant salary in Louisiana is $89,463 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $77,028 and $93,673. 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.

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25% $77,028 10% $65,707 90% $97,507 75% $93,673 $89,463 50%(Median)
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Police Lieutenant supervises a team of police sergeants and other law enforcement support staff. Responsible for officer assignments, patrol operations, and investigations. Being a Police Lieutenant prepares and reviews reports. Ensures all policies and procedures are followed. Additionally, Police Lieutenant coordinates in-service training, staff performance evaluation and development. Requires a bachelor's degree in criminal justice or closely related field. Typically reports to chief of police or police captain. The Police Lieutenant typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Police Lieutenant typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $85,301 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $91,960 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $81,992 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $86,829 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $81,992 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $90,922 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $86,082 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $82,739 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $92,507 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $86,082 Date Updated March 26, 2020

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