Police Chief Jobs in Tempe, AZ

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Town of Gilbert - Gilbert, AZ (10 miles from Tempe, AZ)
In the absence of the Police Chief, an Assistant Police Chief has the authority to represent or act as the Police Chief....
1 day ago
International City Management - Tempe, AZ
Must possession of an Arizona Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certificate by date of hire or mutually agreed upon timeline....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Tempe, AZ

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167,311
6,590
Medium/Lg

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Constitutional Oriented Policing
In a profession where cases and controversies surround freedom of expression, bearing of arms, illegal search and seizure, the excessive use of force, overcrowding of jails, and the reversal of...

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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in Tempe, AZ

This is the average annual salary for Police Chief jobs in Tempe, AZ as reported by the BLS.

$100,786

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in Tempe, AZ offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (9.8%)
  • High School or GED (8.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.9%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Chiefs in Tempe, AZ
  • None (36.7%)
  • 4-6 years (12.9%)
  • 2-4 years (11.1%)
  • 10+ years (9.7%)
  • 8-10 years (9.0%)
  • 1-2 years (8.8%)
  • 6-8 years (6.9%)
  • Less than 1 year (4.9%)

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