Police Chief Jobs in West Virginia

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West Virginia University - Morgantown, WV
The University Police Department at West Virginia University is seeking applications for a Director of Public Safety/Cheif of Police....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for West Virginia

Moving to West Virginia? Find some basic demographic data about West Virginia below.


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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in West Virginia

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

$68,845

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in West Virginia offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.1%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.8%)
  • 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 West Virginia
  • 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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