Police Officer salary in Tennessee

Average salary
$49,500/yr
Based on 2,328 income tax records
$29,500
$91,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$29,500
$91,000
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 $49,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,328 TurboTax users who reported their job as Police Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Police Officer salary can vary between $29,500 to $91,000 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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Antioch, TN
27 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$65K – $81K
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Fairview, TN
10 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$61K – $75K
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Mount Juliet, TN
25 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$61K – $77K
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Hermitage, TN
23 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$58K – $83K
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Goodlettsville, TN
18 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$46K – $73K
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Germantown, TN
13 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$60K – $83K
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Hendersonville, TN
31 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$57K – $80K
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Arlington, TN
54 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$57K – $74K
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Spring Hill, TN
21 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$50K – $70K
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Millington, TN
28 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$52K – $70K
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Nashville, TN
89 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$51K – $71K
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Memphis, TN
190 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$49K – $68K
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Cordova, TN
59 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$54K – $66K
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Springfield, TN
16 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$44K – $67K
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Lebanon, TN
39 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$49K – $71K
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Franklin, TN
14 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$50K – $72K
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Jackson, TN
22 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$48K – $65K
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Seymour, TN
17 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$44K – $67K
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Smyrna, TN
35 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$47K – $74K
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Murfreesboro, TN
100 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$48K – $64K
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White House, TN
18 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$51K – $66K
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Powell, TN
10 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$40K – $70K
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Collierville, TN
16 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$45K – $61K
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Oakland, TN
12 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$46K – $60K
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Columbia, TN
17 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$45K – $57K
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Atoka, TN
10 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$42K – $57K
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Soddy Daisy, TN
18 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$36K – $50K
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Bristol, TN
21 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$39K – $61K
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Portland, TN
18 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$40K – $53K
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Hixson, TN
20 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$41K – $53K
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Gallatin, TN
31 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$43K – $60K
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Knoxville, TN
99 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$38K – $54K
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Ooltewah, TN
15 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$40K – $53K
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Clarksville, TN
100 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$40K – $49K
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Cleveland, TN
32 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$40K – $51K
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Maryville, TN
24 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$39K – $53K
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Sevierville, TN
22 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$41K – $59K
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Cookeville, TN
26 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$39K – $54K
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Dayton, TN
10 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$40K – $46K
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Clinton, TN
17 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$38K – $53K
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Johnson City, TN
24 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$37K – $48K
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Chattanooga, TN
60 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$35K – $47K
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Harriman, TN
10 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$36K – $43K
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Crossville, TN
16 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$33K – $48K
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Dickson, TN
13 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$33K – $48K
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Kingsport, TN
22 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$35K – $42K
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Morristown, TN
12 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$31K – $40K

Police Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Metropolitan Government Of Nashville And Davidson County, Tennessee
309 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$62K – $81K
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Shelby County Government, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$60K – $69K
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City Of Brentwood, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$48K – $70K
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City Of Memphis, Tennessee
236 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$55K – $72K
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City Of Bartlett, Tennessee
29 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$50K – $63K
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Metropolitan Nashville Airport A, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$55K – $80K
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State Of Tennessee, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$48K – $66K
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City Of Franklin Tennessee, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$54K – $64K
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City Of Knoxville, Tennessee
78 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$46K – $67K
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City Of Germantown, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$52K – $59K
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City Of Lebanon, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$49K – $62K
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City Of Jackson, Tennessee
27 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$48K – $59K
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City Of Cookeville, Tennessee
16 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$48K – $58K
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Town Of Smyrna, Tennessee
21 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$51K – $57K
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City Of Oak Ridge, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$44K – $56K
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City Of Hendersonville, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$47K – $61K
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City Of Murfreesboro, Tennessee
50 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$48K – $60K
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US Department Of Defense, Tennessee
29 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$45K – $60K
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City Of Columbia, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$47K – $59K
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City Of Bristol Tennessee, Tennessee
15 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$40K – $60K
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City Of La Vergne, Tennessee
16 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$46K – $56K
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City Of Goodlettsville, Tennessee
14 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$45K – $53K
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Rutherford County Government, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$45K – $59K
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City Of Cleveland, Tennessee
14 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$45K – $54K
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Hamilton County, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$45K – $56K
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City Of Sevierville, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$44K – $49K
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City Of Clarksville, Tennessee
55 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$41K – $47K
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The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
20 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $50K
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City Of Johnson City, Tennessee
28 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$37K – $44K
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City Of Chattanooga, Tennessee
79 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$35K – $46K
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City Of Kingsport, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$37K – $45K
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Knox General, Tennessee
33 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$35K – $40K
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Sullivan County County Mayor, Tennessee
15 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$35K – $47K
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City Of Morristown, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$34K – $40K

Police Officer demographics in Tennessee

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41% are single
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59% are married
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51% have kids
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57% own a home

Police Officer salaries by age in Tennessee

$0
$14,625
$29,250
$43,875
$58,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Police Officers in Tennessee

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The average salary for a police officer in Tennessee is $49,500 per year. Police officer salaries in Tennessee can vary between $29,500 to $91,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,328 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as police officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for police officers in Tennessee: Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County ($69,500 a year), Shelby County Government ($64,500 a year), and City of Brentwood ($64,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for police officers in Tennessee: Antioch, TN ($74,000 a year), Fairview, TN ($70,500 a year), and Mount Juliet, TN ($67,500 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.