Police Officer Jobs in Oakland, CA

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University of California - Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
In addition to the traditional role of a police department, we also carry out a variety of proactive educational, outreach and crime prevention programs....
5 days ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
We are currently recruiting ARMED Patrol Officer. Day, swing, and night shifts available. You will be required to work weekends....
5 days ago
City Of Albany Ca - San Pablo, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
enforcement policies and procedures. * Think clearly and act quickly in a variety of situations. * Effectively use and qualify with law enforcement tools and weapons including firearms, batons, defensive...
7 days ago
City of Oakland - Oakland, CA (3 miles from Oakland, CA)
Exam Number: 21 -PS169-10 /OCT 186D The Oakland Police Department is hiring Police Officer Trainees....
9 days ago
City of Foster City, CA - Foster City, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
Skill in using and carrying firearms. Benefits This position is covered under the Foster City Police Officers Association (FCPOA) bargaining unit and receives competitive benefits....
10 days ago
City of Oakland - Oakland, CA (3 miles from Oakland, CA)
Minimum Requirements for Application The Police Cadet position is a preparatory position for the Police Officer Trainee....
12 days ago
Mills College - Oakland, CA
Contacts law enforcement, fire, or other public agencies as required....
19 days ago
City of San Bruno, CA - San Bruno, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
Police Officers will work on assigned, rotating shifts, patrolling City streets, parks, commercial and residential areas to preserve the peace; providing traffic control, investigation and first-aid...
20 days ago
University of California - Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
Responsibilities Provide public safety services on campus and those properties owned, controlled, or occupied by the University. Engage in preventive patrols on foot and by vehicle....
20 days ago
City of San Bruno, CA - San Bruno, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
What you will do: Patrolling the city, Responding to a variety of emergency calls, Conducting criminal investigations, Making arrests, Conducting traffic enforcement, And so much more....
22 days ago
Amtrak - Oakland, CA
Current related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience....
22 days ago
University of California Berkeley - Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
In addition to the traditional role of a police department, we also carry out a variety of proactive educational, outreach and crime prevention programs....
25 days ago
University of California-Berkeley - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
In addition to the traditional role of a police department, we also carry out a variety of proactive educational, outreach and crime prevention programs....
25 days ago
Amtrak - Oakland, CA
Current related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience....
26 days ago
City of Union City, CA - Union City, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
Learn the principles, practices, procedures, laws and ordinances, terminology and operation of equipment used in law enforcement and crime prevention and investigation....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Oakland, CA

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Oakland, CA

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

$97,453

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Oakland, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.8%)
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • 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 Oakland, 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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