Police Officer Compensation & Benefits

Upon appointment, police officers will receive one of the most competitive compensation and benefits packages in the area, to include;

  • Starting salary of $54,371.20, which may be increased to $57,616.00 based on years of C.O.P.T. certified experience 
  • Participation in the County & Municipal Police Pension Plan under which an officer is eligible for retirement upon completion of 20 years of credited service
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans available for officers and their families
  • Generous vacation and sick leave benefits
  • Paid holidays, overtime, and extra duty assignments
  • Union membership (Teamster Local 326)
  • Physical fitness incentive pay 
  • Opportunities for advancement and specialty assignments
  • 12 hours shifts
  • Education reimbursement opportunities
  • State-of-the-art equipment, facilities, and a well-equipped fitness center
  • Uniforms provided and cleaned