Police Dispatcher

Police Dispatcher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$30,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$33,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Ontario Parks Department
Highest Paying City
Chula Vista, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a police dispatcher make?
Police Dispatchers in America make, on average, $30,065 a year or $14.45 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $26,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $33,000. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Police Dispatcher jobs are California, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and Minnesota. Most Police Dispatchers spend 3.9 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Dispatcher
$28,815

Average Police Dispatcher Salary By Location

Police Dispatchers in the US makes an average salary of $30,065 per year or $14.45 per hour. Working in Chula Vista, CA as a Police Dispatcher will pay you the highest wages at around $46,942 per year. Not only that, Chula Vista, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $37,000. California, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and Minnesota are the top 5 highest earning states for Police Dispatchers. The lowest earning states are South Dakota, Kentucky, Kansas, Missouri, and Indiana.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Chula Vista, CA
$46,942
2
Worcester, MA
$34,428
3
Washington, DC
$32,598
4
Boulder, CO
$30,738
5
Beaumont, TX
$30,399

Average Police Dispatcher Salary By Company

Police Dispatchers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Police Dispatchers are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Ontario Parks Department and City of Concord are the highest paying companies. Companies like City of Pasadena and Southwest Health also pay high salaries to their Police Dispatchers.

Average Police Dispatcher Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Police Dispatcher works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Hospitality companies, and Finance companies pay their Police Dispatchers well. Salaries for Police Dispatchers in Energy companies average $32,254 annually, while Hospitality companies and Finance companies pay $30,593 and $30,520, respectively. The average salary for Police Dispatchers in the Utilities industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $29,144.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$32,254
2
Hospitality
$30,593
3
Finance
$30,520
4
Health Care
$30,350
5
Non Profits
$30,123

Recently Added Police Dispatcher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Lamar University
Police Dispatcher
01/30/2020
$30,000
City of Ontario
Police Dispatcher
01/30/2020
$89,461
City of Sachse Tx
Police Dispatcher
01/24/2020
$37,462
Albuquerque Public Schools
Police Dispatcher
01/24/2020
$32,536
Metropolitan Community College
Police Dispatcher
01/24/2020
$32,069
01/17/2020
$32,386
Triton College
Police Dispatcher
01/15/2020
$31,305
City of Garden City, Ks
Police Dispatcher
01/13/2020
$30,160
Otay Recreation Ctr
Police Dispatcher
01/12/2020
$58,632
City of Chula Vista Ca
Police Dispatcher
01/11/2020
$58,632
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