Police Officer Jobs in Merced, CA

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City of Merced - Merced, CA (7 miles from Merced, CA)
Modern law enforcement methods, practices, and procedures, including patrol, crime prevention, traffic control, investigations, and specialty areas of assignment....
13 days ago
City of Atwater - Atwater, CA (15 miles from Merced, CA)
The City of Atwater is recruiting for Police Officer and Reserve Police Officer in the Police Department, Field Services Division....
20 days ago
CITY OF ATWATER - Atwater, CA (15 miles from Merced, CA)
The City of Atwater is recruiting for Police Officer and Reserve Police Officer in the Police Department, Field Services Division....
20 days ago

Demographic Data for Merced, CA

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97,703
1,472
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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Merced, CA

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Merced, CA as reported by the BLS.

$77,860

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Merced, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.0%)
  • High School or GED (25.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Merced, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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