How much does a Police Patrol Officer make in California? The average Police Patrol Officer salary in California is $63,240 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $59,057 and $68,889. 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% $59,057 10% $55,248 90% $74,032 75% $68,889 $63,240 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Police Patrol Officer

Police Patrol Officer is responsible for patrolling an assigned area to prevent and discover crime and to enforce regulations. 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. Being a Police Patrol Officer requires an associate degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications and at least 12 to 18 months of law enforcement experience. Typically reports to a Police Sergeant. To be a Police Patrol 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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $60,088 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $60,450 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $63,344 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $60,028 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $57,443 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $62,177 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $60,200 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $56,389 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $67,090 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $66,931 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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