Police Officer salary in Denver Metro Area, CO

Average salary
$77,500/yr
Based on 731 income tax records
$42,000
$114,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$59K
 
$72K
 
$83K
 
$87K
 
$85K
$42,000
$114,500
How much do Police Officers make?
The average total salary for a Police Officer is $77,500 per year. This is based on data from 731 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $42,000 to $114,500 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

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City And County Of Denver, Adams County, CO
107 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$45K – $130K
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City Of Thornton, Adams County, CO
15 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$68K – $118K
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City And County Of Broomfield, Adams County, CO
10 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$70K – $96K
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City Of Lakewood, Jefferson County, CO
18 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$70K – $99K
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City Of Arvada City Hall, Jefferson County, CO
14 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$65K – $95K
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City Of Aurora, Douglas County, CO
74 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$55K – $109K
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City Of Westminster, Adams County, CO
15 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$55K – $85K
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City Of Brighton, Adams County, CO
13 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$55K – $113K

Police Officer demographics in Denver Metro Area, CO

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46% are single
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54% are married
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43% have kids
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71% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Denver Metro Area, CO

731 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a police officer in Denver Metro Area, CO is $77,500 per year. Police officer salaries in Denver Metro Area, CO can vary between $42,000 to $114,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 731 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers near Denver Metro Area, CO: City and County of Denver ($83,000 a year), City of Thornton ($83,000 a year), and City and County of Broomfield ($83,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers near Denver Metro Area, CO: Johnstown, CO ($86,000 a year), Peyton, CO ($85,000 a year), and Longmont, CO ($83,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.