Benefits and Pay

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Salary

The starting salary for a police officer is $46,633 - $54,537. Starting salary varies based on the applicant’s prior experience, education and training. Top pay for a Senior Police Officer is currently $79,684.

The starting salary for an Emergency Communications Officer is $38,376 - $47,112, dependent on the applicant's prior experience, education and training. Top pay for a Senior ECO is currently $65,561.

Career Ladder

The Department’s Career Ladder Program encourages professional development by providing a 5 percent pay increase with each advancement. The Career Ladder pay increase is in addition to an annual merit raise. Steps within the Career Ladder include:    

Police Officer                                            

Police Officer I                                                   
Police Officer II
Master Officer
Senior Officer
Corporal
Sergeant

Emergency Communications Officer

Emergency Communications Officer I
Emergency Communications Officer II
Senior Emergency Communications Officer
Emergency Communications Supervisor

Benefits

The Town also provides a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 12 days paid Holiday Leave
  • Annual Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 5% Employer Contribution to 401(k)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance (Additional voluntary benefit products available)
  • Local Government Employee Retirement System (LGERS) Pension
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Uniform and Equipment Provided      

Additional details regarding benefits and pay can be found here.