Police Officer salary in Iowa

Average salary
$65,000/yr
Based on 460 income tax records
$36,500
$96,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$56K
 
$63K
 
$72K
 
$72K
 
$69K
$36,500
$96,500
How much do Police Officers make?
The average total salary for a Police Officer is $65,000 per year. This is based on data from 460 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $36,500 to $96,500 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

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Des Moines, Iowa
37 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$63K – $100K
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City Of Waterloo, Iowa
12 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$58K – $91K
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City Of Ames, Iowa
11 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$65K – $80K
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City Of Cedar Rapids, Iowa
16 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$51K – $82K
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City Of West Des Moines, Iowa
12 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$55K – $90K
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City Of Davenport, Iowa
13 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$51K – $85K
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City Of Ankeny, Iowa
12 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$59K – $84K
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City Of Dubuque, Iowa
13 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$58K – $101K
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Iowa State University, Iowa
10 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$51K – $77K

Police Officer demographics in Iowa

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38% are single
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62% are married
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52% have kids
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94% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Iowa

460 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a police officer in Iowa is $65,000 per year. Police officer salaries in Iowa can vary between $36,500 to $96,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 460 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers in Iowa: City of Des Moines ($80,000 a year), City of Waterloo ($74,000 a year), and City of Ames ($73,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers in Iowa: Marion, IA ($75,500 a year), West Des Moines, IA ($72,000 a year), and Council Bluffs, IA ($71,500 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.