Police Officer salary in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA

Average salary
$87,000/yr
Based on 1,686 income tax records
$36,000
$130,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$36,000
$130,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Police Officers make?
The average total salary for a Police Officer is $87,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,686 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $36,000 to $130,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Police Officer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Damascus, MD
22 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$72K – $117K
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Sykesville, MD
29 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$74K – $103K
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Philadelphia, PA
557 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$76K – $102K
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Waldorf, MD
53 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$76K – $108K
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Mount Airy, MD
24 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$79K – $94K
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Frederick, MD
54 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$75K – $106K
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Stafford, VA
86 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$71K – $103K
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Upper Marlboro, MD
38 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$64K – $105K
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Springfield, VA
35 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$74K – $98K
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Spotsylvania, VA
24 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$62K – $104K
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Reading, PA
36 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$79K – $101K
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Harrisburg, PA
37 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$68K – $96K
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Warrenton, VA
30 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$76K – $113K
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Toms River, NJ
36 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$64K – $119K
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Woodbridge, VA
89 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$69K – $92K
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Silver Spring, MD
38 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$67K – $99K
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Gaithersburg, MD
31 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$68K – $90K
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Ellicott City, MD
23 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$64K – $104K
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York, PA
42 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$65K – $97K
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Bel Air, MD
40 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$71K – $96K
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Annapolis, MD
37 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$65K – $93K
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Columbia, MD
31 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$65K – $89K
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Glen Burnie, MD
49 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$57K – $93K
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Pasadena, MD
38 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$65K – $91K
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Arlington, VA
82 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$69K – $92K
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Alexandria, VA
180 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$67K – $93K
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Abingdon, MD
33 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$62K – $98K
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Fredericksburg, VA
92 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$59K – $96K
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Laurel, MD
34 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$65K – $96K
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Brick, NJ
35 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$63K – $110K
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Fairfax, VA
39 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$66K – $84K
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Washington, DC
95 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$60K – $91K
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Yonkers, NY
60 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$57K – $88K
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Binghamton, NY
32 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$61K – $80K
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Bowie, MD
40 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$58K – $90K
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Wilmington, DE
63 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$56K – $87K
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Baltimore, MD
100 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$57K – $88K
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Manassas, VA
82 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$61K – $89K
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New York, NY
66 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$54K – $97K
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Staten Island, NY
108 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$52K – $99K
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Brooklyn, NY
190 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$52K – $96K
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Nottingham, MD
31 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$58K – $74K
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Bronx, NY
127 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$50K – $94K
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Williamsburg, VA
32 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Newport News, VA
81 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$50K – $67K
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Trenton, NJ
37 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$52K – $99K
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Norfolk, VA
51 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$50K – $64K
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Hampton, VA
66 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$47K – $62K
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Virginia Beach, VA
193 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$46K – $62K
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Jersey City, NJ
30 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$40K – $64K

Police Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Philadelphia, Montgomery County, PA
620 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$81K – $103K
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State Of Delaware, New Castle County, DE
17 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$72K – $103K
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City Of Newark, New Castle County, DE
12 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$70K – $87K
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New Castle County Government Cen, New Castle County, DE
37 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$64K – $91K
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City Of Wilmington, New Castle County, DE
31 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$57K – $93K
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Camden Countygovernment, Camden County, NJ
29 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$58K – $72K

Police Officer demographics in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA

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59% are single
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41% are married
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45% have kids
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63% own a home

Police Officer salaries by age in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA

$0
$25,000
$50,000
$75,000
$100,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA

1,686 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a police officer in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA is $87,000 per year. Police officer salaries in Philadelphia Metro Area, PA can vary between $36,000 to $130,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,686 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers near Philadelphia Metro Area, PA: City of Philadelphia ($93,000 a year), State of Delaware ($90,000 a year), and City of Newark ($81,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers near Philadelphia Metro Area, PA: Damascus, MD ($94,000 a year), Sykesville, MD ($91,500 a year), and Philadelphia, PA ($90,000 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.