California Highway Patrol CHP Officer Salary in the United States

How much does a California Highway Patrol CHP Officer make in the United States? The average California Highway Patrol CHP Officer salary in the United States is $57,731 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $53,913 and $62,900. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a California Highway Patrol CHP Officer?

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is a law enforcement agency of California. The CHP has patrol jurisdiction over all California highways and can act as the state police. They also have jurisdiction over city roads, and may conduct law enforcement procedures there. The California State Legislature established the California Highway Patrol as a branch of the Division of Motor Vehicles in the Department of Public Works, with legislation signed by Governor C. C. Young on August 14, 1929. It was reestablished as a separate department by Governor Earl Warren in 1947. The CHP gradually assumed in...

Source: Wikipedia (as of 04/28/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a California Highway Patrol CHP Officer, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
53913
62900
57731

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
53913
62900
57731
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of California Highway Patrol CHP Officer in United States. The base salary for California Highway Patrol CHP Officer ranges from $$53,913 to $62,900 with the average base salary of $57,731. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $53,913 to $62,900 with the average total cash compensation of $57,731.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

53913
62900

 

Salary for

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
Job Openings for California Highway Patrol CHP Officer