Sheriff/Police Chief Salary in New Hampshire

How much does a Sheriff/Police Chief make in New Hampshire? The average Sheriff/Police Chief salary in New Hampshire is $109,355 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $103,252 and $115,998. 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 New Hampshire

About New Hampshire    New Hampshire is part of the six-state New England region. It is bounded by Quebec, Canada, to the north and northwest; Maine and the Atlantic Ocean t....More

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Job Description

Sheriff/Police Chief enforces the law on a town, city, or county level. Responsibilities include police service planning, organizational development, personnel management, community policing, and community relations. Being a Sheriff/Police Chief may also be involved in administrative, financial/budgetary, and operations/labor relations tasks. Requires a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. Additionally, Sheriff/Police Chief typically reports to an elected official. The Sheriff/Police Chief manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Sheriff/Police Chief typically requires at least 10 years of law enforcement experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bedford, NH Avg. Salary $113,772 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Derry, NH Avg. Salary $115,154 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Merrimack, NH Avg. Salary $116,789 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Salem, NH Avg. Salary $114,203 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Acworth, NH Avg. Salary $111,345 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alstead, NH Avg. Salary $111,373 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton, NH Avg. Salary $111,003 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton Bay, NH Avg. Salary $110,963 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Amherst, NH Avg. Salary $116,789 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Andover, NH Avg. Salary $110,683 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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