Police Dispatcher salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 1,930 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Police Dispatchers make?
The average total salary for a Police Dispatcher is $50,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,930 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Dispatcher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Dispatcher salary can vary between $23,000 to $95,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Police Dispatcher salary by location

Police Dispatcher salary by company

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City Of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$55K – $101K
City Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
19 income tax records
$42K – $80K
City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
22 income tax records
$30K – $68K
City Of San Antonio, Bexar County, TX
14 income tax records
$34K – $57K

Police Dispatcher demographics in United States

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61% are single
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39% are married
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39% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Dispatchers in United States

1,930 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a police dispatcher in the United States is $50,500 per year. Police dispatcher salaries in the United States can vary between $23,000 to $95,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,930 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police dispatcher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police dispatchers in the United States: City of Los Angeles ($76,000 a year), City of San Diego ($68,000 a year), and City of Philadelphia ($51,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police dispatchers in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($96,000 a year), San Jose Metro Area, CA ($83,000 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($80,000 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.