Law Enforcement Officer salary in US South Region

Average salary
$59,500/yr
Based on 12,579 income tax records
$31,000
$135,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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$45K
 
$54K
 
$65K
 
$70K
 
$61K
$31,000
$135,000
How much do Law Enforcement Officers make?
The average total salary for a Law Enforcement Officer is $59,500 per year. This is based on data from 12,579 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 $31,000 to $135,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Law Enforcement Officer salary by location

Law Enforcement Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of State, US South Region
40 income tax records
$136,000/yr
$89K – $163K
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Department Of Public Safety, US South Region
109 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$49K – $130K
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Cnty Of Brwrd Off Of Sheriff, US South Region
62 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$56K – $153K
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Palm Beach Co Sheriffs Office, US South Region
76 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$55K – $167K
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Fairfax County, US South Region
43 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$61K – $129K
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District Of Columbia, US South Region
63 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$42K – $136K
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State Of Maryland, US South Region
65 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$43K – $125K
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Department Of The Interior, US South Region
48 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$47K – $134K
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County Of Loudoun Virginia Finan, US South Region
30 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$61K – $108K
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City Of Orlando, US South Region
34 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$29K – $129K
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Collier County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
63 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$45K – $130K
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Orange County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
74 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$51K – $112K
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City Of Houston, US South Region
41 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$41K – $120K
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Manatee County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
62 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$45K – $110K
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City Of San Antonio, US South Region
62 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$47K – $101K
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Seminole County Sheriff Office, US South Region
37 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$49K – $112K
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Department Of State Police, US South Region
69 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$53K – $96K
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State Of Delaware, US South Region
37 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$30K – $118K
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Osceola County Sheriff, US South Region
39 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$46K – $90K
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Lake County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
31 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$46K – $90K
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Pinellas County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
72 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$33K – $109K
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City Of Memphis, US South Region
31 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$41K – $90K
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State Of Louisiana, US South Region
65 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$43K – $110K
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Hillsborough Co Sheriffs Office, US South Region
142 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$41K – $111K
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US Department Of Health & Human Services, US South Region
56 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$42K – $79K
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Pasco County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
62 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$47K – $103K
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State Of Tennessee, US South Region
73 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$35K – $107K
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Tarrant County, US South Region
38 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$46K – $102K
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Travis County, US South Region
38 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$47K – $109K
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County Of Charlotte Office Of Th, US South Region
36 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$37K – $83K
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New Hanover County, US South Region
38 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$44K – $76K
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Metropolitan Government Of Nashville And Davidson County, US South Region
46 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$37K – $90K
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Lee County Office Of Sheriff, US South Region
86 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$46K – $90K
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Harris County, US South Region
71 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$42K – $92K
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St Johns County Sheriff, US South Region
31 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$40K – $78K
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State Of Alabama, US South Region
43 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$39K – $82K
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City Of Virginia Beach, US South Region
35 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$45K – $93K
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Brevard County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
48 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$38K – $68K
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Polk County Sheriffs Office, US South Region
54 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$40K – $90K
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City Of Jacksonville, US South Region
50 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$32K – $113K
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State Of Georgia, US South Region
73 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$32K – $79K
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State Of Texas, US South Region
47 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$29K – $99K
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State Accounting Office, US South Region
67 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$34K – $87K
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State Of Arkansas, US South Region
40 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$27K – $79K
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State Of Mississippi, US South Region
56 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$29K – $61K

Law Enforcement Officer demographics in US South Region

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43% are single
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57% are married
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51% have kids
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65% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Law Enforcement Officers in US South Region

12,579 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a law enforcement officer in US South Region is $59,500 per year. Law enforcement officer salaries in US South Region can vary between $31,000 to $135,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 12,579 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 US South Region: US Department of State ($136,000 a year), National Finance Center ($112,000 a year), and Department of Public Safety ($97,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for law enforcement officers in US South Region: Washington Metro Area, DC ($110,000 a year), Brownsville Metro Area, TX ($104,500 a year), and El Paso Metro Area, TX ($100,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.