Police Officer Benefits

  • Police Officer Salary - (see Sworn Pay Scale), lateral entry available, based on experience.
  • Kansas Police and Fire Retirement System (retirement benefit of up to 90% of final average salary).
  • Employer provided Single/Family medical and dental insurance plans (3 deductibles to choose from)
  • Ten paid holidays (80 hours of floating holiday time), paid vacation time, and sick leave.
  • Life insurance.
  • Department provided uniforms and equipment
  • Annual longevity bonus pay
  • Guaranteed overtime opportunities
  • Hiring Bonus! $500 after completion of hire.  Additional $500 after successful completion of Police Academy and FTO training
  • Pay incentive (up to 7% over base salary) for bilingual skills.
  • College tuition reimbursement plan.
  • Excellent training program.
  • Education incentive pay.
    • Associate's Degree of sixty (60) college hours from an accredited institution                      $0.29 per hour
    • Bachelor's Degree or 124 college hours from an accredited institution                               $0.58 per hour
    • Graduate Degree (Masters) from an accredited institution                                                  $0.87 per hour