Peace Officer salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 1,455 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Peace Officers make?
The average total salary for a Peace Officer is $68,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,455 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Peace Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Peace Officer salary can vary between $31,000 to $145,500 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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Peace Officer salary by location

Peace Officer salary by company

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State Of California, Riverside County, CA
13 income tax records
$87K – $166K
Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$76K – $185K
City Of Lubbock, Lubbock County, TX
10 income tax records
$61K – $82K
Harris County, Harris County, TX
15 income tax records
$48K – $144K
University Of Rochester, Monroe County, NY
13 income tax records
$51K – $69K
The City Of New York, Kings County, NY
16 income tax records
$33K – $81K

Peace Officer demographics in United States

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44% are single
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56% are married
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52% have kids
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62% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Peace Officers in United States

1,455 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a peace officer in the United States is $68,500 per year. Peace officer salaries in the United States can vary between $31,000 to $145,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,455 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as peace officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for peace officers in the United States: State of California ($122,500 a year), Los Angeles County ($116,500 a year), and City of Lubbock ($70,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for peace officers in the United States: Oxnard Metro Area, CA ($123,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($123,000 a year), and San Jose Metro Area, CA ($122,000 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.