Police Sergeant Salary in Tennessee

How much does a Police Sergeant make in Tennessee? The average Police Sergeant salary in Tennessee is $66,393 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $53,521 and $74,151. 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 Tennessee

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Police Sergeant is responsible for supervising patrol officers and agents as assigned and maintaining the chain of command within the operations of the department. Responsible for developing training programs for department personnel, directing special units, preparing special reports or projects as assigned, receiving and reviewing reports from officers, and assigning personnel in accordance to specific needs. Being a Police Sergeant requires a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications and at least 5-7 years of law enforcement experience. Typically reports to Chief of Police, Captain, or Lieutenant. The Police Sergeant manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Adams, TN Avg. Salary $65,487 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Adamsville, TN Avg. Salary $62,436 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Afton, TN Avg. Salary $63,975 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Alamo, TN Avg. Salary $68,622 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Alcoa, TN Avg. Salary $66,763 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, TN Avg. Salary $67,211 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Allardt, TN Avg. Salary $66,320 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Allons, TN Avg. Salary $66,766 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Allred, TN Avg. Salary $66,320 Date Updated June 27, 2019
Location Alpine, TN Avg. Salary $66,320 Date Updated June 27, 2019
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