Police Chief Jobs in South Dakota

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Chief Of Police

  • Vermillion, SD
  • 12 hours ago

Police Chief City of Vermillion, SD Vermillion - Join the Spirit of South Dakota Due to retirement, the City of Vermillion is seeking applicants to fill the role of Police Chief....

Police Chief

  • City Of Vermillion
  • Vermillion, SD
  • 3 days ago

services and criminal investigations.Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice or related field and a minimum of 8 years progressively responsible experience in law enforcement including...

Demographic Data for South Dakota

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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in South Dakota

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireLawEnforcement research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Police Chief positions

  • South Dakota State Government
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  • State of South Dakota
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  • City of Sioux Falls
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  • Pennington County
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  • Pennington County Sheriff's Office
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  • Brown County
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  • Brown County - HR
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  • City Of Vermillion
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  • City of Aberdeen
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  • City of Rapid City
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Chief positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in South Dakota offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.0%)
  • High School or GED (7.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.2%)
  • 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 South Dakota
  • 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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