Police Officer salary in Delaware

Average salary
Based on 325 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Police Officer is $78,000 per year. This is based on data from 325 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $44,000 to $122,500 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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Police Officer salary by company

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New Castle County Government Cen, Delaware
54 income tax records
$59K – $121K
City Of Wilmington, Delaware
37 income tax records
$56K – $121K
State Of Delaware, Delaware
55 income tax records
$51K – $130K
City Of Dover, Delaware
26 income tax records
$61K – $107K
City Of Newark, Delaware
13 income tax records
$58K – $106K

Police Officer demographics in Delaware

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41% are single
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59% are married
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58% have kids
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73% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Delaware

325 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a police officer in Delaware is $78,000 per year. Police officer salaries in Delaware can vary between $44,000 to $122,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 325 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers in Delaware: New Castle County Government Cen ($89,500 a year), City of Wilmington ($84,500 a year), and State of Delaware ($82,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers in Delaware: Smyrna, DE ($90,500 a year), Townsend, DE ($88,500 a year), and Newark, DE ($88,000 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.