Law Enforcement Officer Salary in United States

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Law Enforcement Officer in United States

The average salary of a(n) Law Enforcement Officer in United States is $63,076.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Law Enforcement Officer in United States is $30.32.

The average bonus of a(n) Law Enforcement Officer in United States is $1,457.00.

Job Description:

Enforces laws established for the protection of persons and property. Carries out general and specific assignments from superior officers in accordance with established rules and procedures. Detains, arrests, interrogates, and incarcerates suspected violators, and appears as a witness at trials. Receives additional compensation to specialize in one or more activities, in addition to the basic police duties described at level 1, such as canine patrol; special reaction teams (e.g., special weapons assault team, special operations reaction team); juvenile cases; hostage negotiations; and participating in investigations (e.g., stakeout, surveillance) or other enforcement activities requiring specialized training and skills. Performs work in uniform or civilian clothes and carries arms. Less

Enforces laws established for the protection of persons and property. Carries out general and specific assignments from superior officers in accordance with established rules and procedures. Detains, arrests, interrogates, and incarcerates suspected violators, and appears as a witness at trials.... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Law Enforcement Officer?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in United States

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Law Enforcement Officer in United States

Community Service Officer (Intelligence Coordination) - Tampa, FL

Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office

Research local, state, and federal law enforcement databases. Perform a variety of law enforcement support duties that do not require the direct involvement of...

View job on Indeed.com

Police Patrol Officer - Beachwood, OH

Beachwood Police Department

Traffic law enforcement ; As a Patrol Officer, you are expected to protect the lives and property of the residents, businesses and visitors of Beachwood;...

View job on Indeed.com

Conservation Officer - Idaho

Idaho Division of Human Resources

Assist other law enforcement agencies when requested; Idaho's Conservation Officers. Become a Conservation Officer....

View job on Indeed.com

Special Agent - Saint Paul, MN

State of Minnesota

Criminal investigations with a law enforcement agency OR. Conducting felony level criminal investigations with a law enforcement agency OR....

View job on Indeed.com

DEPUTY MARSHAL - Atlanta, GA

Fulton County, GA

Responds to calls for assistance from other law enforcement agencies. Communicates with departmental staff, other law enforcement agencies, and the general...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x