Nature of Work-Police officer protect the lives and property.
Training, Qualification and Advancement-Education is requirements range from a high school diploma to college degree. Most police officer must graduate from their agency training academy. Police officer usually get a promotion after a probationary period.
Employment-Being a police officer is a good job. The most important thing about being a police officer is that you get to help the community and property.
Job Outlook- The possibilities are 4% from the 2014 to 2024 slower than the average for all occupations. Overall the level of government spending determines the level of employment for police and detective.
- Percentage Employments:
- Total all occupations: 7%
- Police and Detectives: 4%
- Law enforcement workers: 4%
Earnings: Police and sheriff's patrol officers 58,30 $60,270 per year , $28.97 per hour.
Related Occupation: Correctional officers and Bailiffs, EMTs and Paramedics, Fire Fighters.