Police Officer salary in Columbia, SC

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Based on 65 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Police Officer is $47,500 per year. This is based on data from 65 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $29,000 to $69,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Police Officer salary by location

Police Officer salary by company

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Town Of Lexington, Lexington County, SC
10 income tax records
$48K – $67K
County Of Lexington, Lexington County, SC
11 income tax records
$41K – $61K
State Of South Carolina, Lexington County, SC
16 income tax records
$33K – $63K
City Of Columbia, Richland County, SC
48 income tax records
$40K – $62K

Police Officer demographics in Columbia, SC

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71% are single
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29% are married
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23% have kids
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46% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Columbia, SC

65 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a police officer in Columbia, SC is $47,500 per year. Police officer salaries in Columbia, SC can vary between $29,000 to $69,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 65 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers near Columbia, SC: Town of Lexington ($56,500 a year), County of Lexington ($53,000 a year), and State of South Carolina ($50,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers near Columbia, SC: Indian Trail, NC ($79,000 a year), Waxhaw, NC ($69,500 a year), and Denver, NC ($67,000 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.