Law Enforcement Officer salary in New Jersey

Average salary
Based on 460 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Law Enforcement Officers make?
The average total salary for a Law Enforcement Officer is $85,000 per year. This is based on data from 460 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Law Enforcement Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Law Enforcement Officer salary can vary between $34,500 to $144,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Law Enforcement Officer salary by location

Law Enforcement Officer salary by company

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National Finance Center, New Jersey
109 income tax records
$62K – $146K
County Of Passaic, New Jersey
10 income tax records
$48K – $132K
State Of New Jersey, New Jersey
85 income tax records
$49K – $130K
Camden Countygovernment, New Jersey
14 income tax records
$45K – $90K

Law Enforcement Officer demographics in New Jersey

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54% are single
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46% are married
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46% have kids
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57% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Law Enforcement Officers in New Jersey

460 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a law enforcement officer in New Jersey is $85,000 per year. Law enforcement officer salaries in New Jersey can vary between $34,500 to $144,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 460 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as law enforcement officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for law enforcement officers in New Jersey: National Finance Center ($113,000 a year), County of Passaic ($91,000 a year), and State of New Jersey ($82,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.