Police Officer’s Starting Rate of Pay

 

Police Officer Candidate  – $37,360.92
·       High School, Vocational School or GED with no prior Police Officer experience or SC or Out-of-State Certification
 
Police Officer (Level 0) – $41,986.55
·       High School, Vocational School or D with no prior Police Officer experience or SC or Out-of-State      Certification (<1 year)
 
Police Officer (Level 1) – $42,196.48
·       High School, Vocational School or GED with no prior Police Officer experience or SC or Out-of-State Certification (<1 year) & fluent in a foreign language
 
Police Officer (Level 2) – $42,826.28
·       Associate’s degree or Out-of-State Certification of at least 1 year
 
Police Officer (Level 3) – $43,036.21
·       Associate’s degree or Out-of-State Certification of at least 1 year & fluent in a foreign language
 
Police Officer (Level 4) – $44,925.61
·       Bachelor’s degree or SC Certification of at least 1 year
 
Police Officer (Level 5) – $45,135.54
·       Bachelor’s degree or SC Certification of at least 1 year & fluent in a foreign language