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City of Rockwell Iowa - Rockwell, IA
This is a one person department that is responsible for all aspects of law enforcement within the city. This position answers directly to the Mayor of the City of Rockwell, Iowa....
1 hour ago
City of Ames - Ames, IA
Confers with citizens, civic groups, other law enforcement agencies, other City officials, and department employees to determine the crime prevention, law enforcement, and public education needs of...
7 days ago
Thenewstribune Com - West Liberty, IA
POLICE CHIEF The Police Chief is responsible for the activities of the Police Department in law enforcement and crime prevention, assuring that law and order are maintained, and that measures are implemented...
11 days ago
City of West Liberty - West Liberty, IA
POLICE CHIEF The Police Chief is responsible for the activities of the Police Department in law enforcement and crime prevention, assuring that law and order are maintained, and that measures are implemented...
17 days ago
Ackley police department - Ackley, IA
The Police Chief is under the direct supervision of the Mayor....
19 days ago

Demographic Data for Iowa

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Constitutional Oriented Policing
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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in Iowa

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

$84,254

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Chief positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in Iowa offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (9.8%)
  • High School or GED (8.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Chiefs in Iowa
  • 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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