Peace Officer salary in California

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Based on 443 income tax records
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How much do Peace Officers make?
The average total salary for a Peace Officer is $103,500 per year. This is based on data from 443 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Peace Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Peace Officer salary can vary between $46,500 to $166,500 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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Los Angeles County, California
12 income tax records
$76K – $185K
State Of California, California
273 income tax records
$57K – $165K

Peace Officer demographics in California

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37% are single
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63% are married
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57% have kids
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72% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Peace Officers in California

443 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a peace officer in California is $103,500 per year. Peace officer salaries in California can vary between $46,500 to $166,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 443 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as peace officer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for peace officers in California: Vacaville, CA ($113,000 a year), Bakersfield, CA ($99,000 a year), and Sacramento, CA ($82,500 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.