Police

Salary & Benefits

Salary

• Police Officer                 $26.23-$47.11 hourly (current contract)
• Corrections Officer        $25.60-$45.97 hourly (current contract)

Benefits

• Paid Retirement benefits through NV P.E.R.S.
• Paid Vacation
     *40 hours earned by completion of first year
     *120 hours earned annually, 2nd - 5th year
     *160 hours earned annually, 6th - 12th year
     *200 hours earned annually after 12th year
• Paid Sick Leave and ability to earn bonus vacation days
• Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
• 4 day/10 hour workweek
• Tuition Assistance Program
• Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
• Uniform Allowance
• Bilingual Pay
• Specialized Assignment Pay
• Shift Differential Pay for evening and night shifts

Tiered Starting Pay Incentive for Education and Experience:

Step 1 - High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
Step 2 - Associate Degree or 60 completed credit hours from an accredited university or college OR 4 years military service (honorable) OR Nevada POST Category I or III Peace Officer Certificate OR 4 years full time sworn Law Enforcement experience
Step 3 - Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college

Police: Step 1- $26.23/hour; Step 2- $27.55/hour; Step 3- $28.92/hour

Corrections: Step 1- $25.60/hour; Step 2- $26.88/hour; Step 3- $28.23/hour