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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Annual Earnings
National 657,690 1.0 $59,680Explore the national job market for Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
New Orleans, LA 1.6
Hampton Roads, VA 1.3
Birmingham, AL 1.3
Memphis, TN 1.2
Chicago Metro Area 1.2
Metro Area Median Earnings
San Jose, CA $118,920
SF Metro Area $105,230
LA Metro Area $100,390
Sacramento, CA $94,950
Inland Empire, CA $92,320

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Columbia, SC 1.7
Worcester, MA 1.6
El Paso, TX 1.4
Jackson, MS 1.4
McAllen, TX 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Santa Rosa, CA $110,410
Oxnard, CA $109,450
Modesto, CA $78,940
Lancaster, PA $73,850
Spokane, WA $73,800

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Laredo, TX 1.9
Brownsville, TX 1.6
Fayetteville, NC 1.6
Killeen, TX 1.5
Columbus, GA 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Vallejo, CA $106,350
Santa Cruz, CA $105,270
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA $96,850
Atlantic City, NJ $88,860
San Luis Obispo, CA $87,870

National - Job Listings

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Purpose and Scope: Performs valet parking of cars for customers to the hospital. Maintains a secure valet parking area to insure that cars are secured... Full Description

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Safety-Security Officer Creating the best outcomes for our patients requires the right people. At Virginia Hospital Center, our staff exceeds expectat... Full Description

Northern Virginia Community College - Annandale,VA
Position Summary InformationBasic FunctionThis police officer position is responsible for providing security for college and personal property at the ... Full Description

Army National Guard - Manassas,VA
31B Military Police - Police OfficerJob ID: Job Views: 32Location: MANASSAS, Virginia, United StatesZIP Code: 20112Job Category: Police and Protection... Full Description

Arlington County Government - Arlington,VA
Position Information The Arlington County Police Department (ACPD) is seeking qualified Police Officers to join our team of over 460 employees who ser... Full Description

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Job Announcement Provides law enforcement and public safety services to the community in Fairfax County. Acts to enforce criminal laws, traffic regula... Full Description

Leisure World Of Maryland - Silver Spring,MD
Job DescriptionThe Leisure World Community located in Silver Spring, MD is seeking a full timeSpecial Police Officer to work a6:00 AM- 2:00 PM shift a... Full Description

Security Industry Specialists - Tysons Corner,VA
Job DescriptionAbout us: Security Industry Specialists, Inc. (SIS) provides security solutions to some of the most recognized companies and brands in ... Full Description

CARFAX - Centreville,VA
Join our Winning Team as an Account Executive ? CARFAX for Police CARFAX is seeking experienced inside sales Account Executives who have a proven succ... Full Description

Paragon Systems - Derwood,MD
Paragon Systems Inc. is a Federal Contractor that employs over 7,000 security specialists at more than 600 federal facilities throughout the United St... Full Description

Job Openings

Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington,VA
Northern Virginia Community College - Annandale,VA
Army National Guard - Manassas,VA
Arlington County Government - Arlington,VA
Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA