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Law Enforcement Officer salary in the United States

Average salary
$60,500/yr
Based on 17,589 income tax records
$29,000
$130,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$29,000
$130,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Law Enforcement Officer in the United States is $60,500 per year. This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 17,589 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as law enforcement officers. Law Enforcement Officer salaries in the United States can vary between $29,000 to $130,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more. Read more
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Law Enforcement Officer salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
160 income tax records
$114,500/yr
$87K – $136K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
145 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$79K – $117K
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San Jose Metro Area, CA
50 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$69K – $114K
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El Paso Metro Area, TX
80 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$66K – $110K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
637 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$70K – $122K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
245 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$72K – $106K
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Tucson Metro Area, AZ
152 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$58K – $103K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
300 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$69K – $116K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
304 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$67K – $114K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
124 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$75K – $102K
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Spokane Metro Area, WA
52 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$59K – $97K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
222 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$67K – $104K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
215 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$61K – $112K
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McAllen Metro Area, TX
54 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$57K – $100K
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Riverside Metro Area, CA
200 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$64K – $112K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
140 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$60K – $104K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
153 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$57K – $104K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
200 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$57K – $98K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
139 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$60K – $101K
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New York Metro Area, NY
469 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$55K – $106K
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA
66 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$59K – $95K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
63 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$65K – $85K
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Buffalo Metro Area, NY
50 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$58K – $101K
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Las Vegas Metro Area, NV
132 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$59K – $91K
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Port St. Lucie Metro Area, FL
64 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$54K – $99K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
211 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$57K – $86K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
173 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$50K – $90K
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Phoenix Metro Area, AZ
253 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$49K – $91K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
154 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$54K – $85K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
86 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$53K – $78K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
284 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$51K – $84K
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Laredo Metro Area, TX
53 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$55K – $93K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
278 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$48K – $91K
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Albuquerque Metro Area, NM
70 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$53K – $81K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
55 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$51K – $74K
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North Port Metro Area, FL
82 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$53K – $73K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
351 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$50K – $79K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
235 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
65 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$48K – $80K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
90 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$48K – $73K
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Ocala Metro Area, FL
50 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$44K – $70K
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Cape Coral Metro Area, FL
121 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$46K – $75K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
110 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$43K – $68K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
100 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$45K – $63K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
132 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$41K – $62K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
143 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$41K – $62K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
353 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$42K – $64K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
137 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$41K – $62K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
128 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$42K – $60K
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Columbia Metro Area, SC
124 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$38K – $53K

Law Enforcement Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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National Finance Center, Stafford County, VA
18 income tax records
$138,000/yr
$124K – $143K
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State Of California, Placer County, CA
12 income tax records
$136,000/yr
$109K – $154K
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City Of Seattle, King County, WA
13 income tax records
$124,500/yr
$118K – $133K
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County Of Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, CA
19 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$89K – $113K
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County Of Clackamas Oregon, Clackamas County, OR
11 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$90K – $119K
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Cnty Of Brwrd Off Of Sheriff, Broward County, FL
33 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$76K – $114K
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Riverside County, Riverside County, CA
20 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$84K – $126K
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The City Of New York, Nassau County, NY
10 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$79K – $121K
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Palm Beach Co Sheriffs Office, Palm Beach County, FL
38 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$76K – $114K
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Washoe County Comptrollers Off, Washoe County, NV
17 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$89K – $108K
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Contra Costa County, Contra Costa County, CA
11 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$80K – $104K
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Los Angeles County, Orange County, CA
10 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$76K – $110K
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State Of New Jersey, Burlington County, NJ
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$72K – $106K
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City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
10 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$80K – $93K
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State Of Washington, Pierce County, WA
14 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$70K – $97K
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Spokane County, Spokane County, WA
10 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$79K – $96K
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Snohomish County, Snohomish County, WA
20 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$75K – $95K
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King County, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$66K – $99K
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County Of Pierce, Pierce County, WA
13 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$75K – $90K
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County Of San Diego, Riverside County, CA
10 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$77K – $91K
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Sacramento County, Sacramento County, CA
22 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$76K – $88K
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
38 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$69K – $94K
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City Of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
30 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$67K – $124K
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City Of Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL
14 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$64K – $86K
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City Of Boston, Suffolk County, MA
13 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$69K – $102K
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City Of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI
11 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$69K – $85K
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County Of Orange California, Orange County, CA
19 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$66K – $96K
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Oakland County Michigan Constitu, Oakland County, MI
11 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$65K – $85K
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County Of Fresno, Fresno County, CA
11 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$64K – $84K
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San Bernardino County, San Bernardino County, CA
27 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$58K – $101K
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City Of San Antonio, Bexar County, TX
29 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$62K – $85K
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Douglas County Office Of Finance, Douglas County, CO
11 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$55K – $84K
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City Of Ocala, Marion County, FL
12 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$46K – $80K
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Collier County Sheriffs Office, Collier County, FL
30 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$64K – $89K
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City Of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM
17 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$63K – $87K
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Travis County, Travis County, TX
13 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$59K – $76K
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Seminole County Sheriff Office, Seminole County, FL
11 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$61K – $75K
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Clark County, Clark County, NV
57 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$59K – $91K
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State Of Nevada, Clark County, NV
24 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$61K – $77K
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Manatee County Sheriffs Office, Manatee County, FL
35 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$58K – $75K
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Orange County Sheriffs Office, Orange County, FL
27 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$58K – $77K
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Hillsborough Co Sheriffs Office, Hillsborough County, FL
64 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$52K – $85K
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Lake County Sheriffs Office, Lake County, FL
22 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$46K – $65K
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Pasco County Sheriffs Office, Pasco County, FL
44 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$50K – $69K
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State Of Arizona, Maricopa County, AZ
22 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$48K – $58K
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Lee County Office Of Sheriff, Lee County, FL
70 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$46K – $73K
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Harris County, Harris County, TX
33 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$46K – $63K
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Maricopa County, Maricopa County, AZ
54 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$45K – $67K
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Tarrant County, Tarrant County, TX
21 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$42K – $56K
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Polk County Sheriffs Office, Polk County, FL
32 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$43K – $55K

Law Enforcement Officer demographics in the United States

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46% are single
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54% are married
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50% have kids
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60% own a home

Law Enforcement Officer salaries by age

$0
$17,625
$35,250
$52,875
$70,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Law Enforcement Officers in the United States

17,589 full-time salaries from 2019
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