Police Chief Jobs in Rhode Island

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Brown University - Providence, RI
The Brown University Department of Public Safety (DPS) is a nationally accredited police department through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) that consists of over...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Rhode Island

Moving to Rhode Island? Find some basic demographic data about Rhode Island below.


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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in Rhode Island

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

$86,345

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Chief positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in Rhode Island offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.1%)
  • High School or GED (7.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.9%)
  • Some College (2.2%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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