How much does a patrol officer make?
The national average salary for a Patrol Officer in the United States is $38,330 per year or $18.43 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $22,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $65,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Patrol Officers are Hospitality companies and Real Estate companies. States with the highest Patrol Officer salaries include California, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, and Washington. The typical employment for a Patrol Officer is 4.2 years.