PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$35,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$57,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
INTEGRIS Health
Highest Paying City
Philadelphia, PA
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a public safety officer make?
The national average salary for a Public Safety Officer in the United States is $35,532 per year or $17.08 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $57,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $21,000 per year. Most Public Safety Officer jobs are in Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Public Safety Officer salaries are Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, District of Columbia, and Pennsylvania. The typical employment in the position spans 2.9 years.

Average Public Safety Officer Salary By Company

If you are a Public Safety Officer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Public Safety Officers are in Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Public Safety Officers are INTEGRIS Health and Broadlawns Medical Center. In addition, companies like University Medical Service Association Inc. and LifePoint Health report highly competitive salaries for Public Safety Officers.

Average Public Safety Officer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Public Safety Officer in the United States is $35,532 per year or $17.08 per hour. Working in Philadelphia, PA as a Public Safety Officer will pay you the highest wages at around $50,889 per year. The Philadelphia, PA average entry-level salary for Public Safety Officers is $26,000. Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, District of Columbia, and Pennsylvania are the states with the highest payscale for Public Safety Officers. The lowest earning states are Tennessee, Idaho, Oklahoma, Arizona, and New Mexico.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Philadelphia, PA
$50,889
2
Baltimore, MD
$50,260
3
Manassas, VA
$48,341
4
New London, CT
$46,358
5
Plymouth, MA
$44,086

Average Public Safety Officer Salary By Industry

Public Safety Officer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Hospitality companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Public Safety Officers. Health Care companies pay their Public Safety Officers the highest wages, averaging $36,616 per year. Hospitality companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $36,398 and $36,225, respectively. At $30,421, the average salary for Public Safety Officers in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$36,616
2
Hospitality
$36,398
3
Professional
$36,225
4
Non Profits
$34,967
5
Finance
$30,421

RECENTLY ADDED Public Safety Officer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/28/2019
$31,383
City of Sunnyvale, Ca
Public Safety Officer
10/28/2019
$115,941
City of Fresno, Ca
Public Safety Officer
10/26/2019
$90,000
10/23/2019
$37,712
Davenport University
Public Safety Officer
10/23/2019
$31,305
Novant Health
Public Safety Officer
10/22/2019
$40,697
Mills College
Public Safety Officer
10/18/2019
$38,610
Miami Dade College
Public Safety Officer
10/16/2019
$28,049
Suny Erie Community College
Public Safety Officer
10/15/2019
$39,225
Lane Transit District
Public Safety Officer
09/30/2019
$35,333
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