Police Officer Jobs in San Jose, CA

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Scotts Valley Police Deparment - Scotts Valley, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
Scotts Valley Police Department is now hiring Police Officers....
2 days ago
Allied Universal - Scotts Valley, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws For Driving Positions must be 21...
4 days ago
City of Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CA (3 miles from San Jose, CA)
In partnership with the citizens, the team provides law enforcement services with professional and dedicated staff....
5 days ago
City of Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CA (3 miles from San Jose, CA)
**This recruitment is for Recruit Police Officers....
5 days ago
Allied Universal - Santa Cruz, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
As a condition of employment, employee must successfully complete a background investigation and a drug screen in accordance with all federal, state, and local laws For Driving Positions must be 21...
7 days ago
University Of California Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
Facilitate clear and positive communications between department members, other public safety entities, and the community....
8 days ago
Foothill-De Anza Community College District - Los Altos Hills, CA (14 miles from San Jose, CA)
Inspect, repair and test Department issued firearms. Coordinate with local law enforcement agencies and weapon ranges for training and use of facilities....
28 days ago
West Valley College - Saratoga, CA (10 miles from San Jose, CA)
This position provides general law enforcement on assigned shifts, performs patrol duties in uniform without limitations by vehicle or foot to protect life and property, while ensuring the safety and...
30+ days ago
Foothill College - Los Altos, CA (14 miles from San Jose, CA)
The position includes continual updated training in many areas including POST law enforcement duties, Federal mandates, State mandates, Community Policing, law enforcement specialization and much more...
30+ days ago
City of Fremont - Fremont, CA (12 miles from San Jose, CA)
We are continuously hiring for the position of Police Officer. Newly hired Police Officers may receive a $10,000 signing bonus! Are you ready to serve the Fremont Community?...
30+ days ago
City of Fremont, CA - Fremont, CA (16 miles from San Jose, CA)
Description We are continuously hiring for the position of Police Officer. Newly hired Police Officers may receive a $10,000 signing bonus! Are you ready to serve the Fremont Community?...
30+ days ago
West Valley-Mission Community College District - Santa Clara, CA (3 miles from San Jose, CA)
Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: Methods, principles, and practices of California law enforcement and public safety....
30+ days ago
City of Hayward, CA - Hayward, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
Upon appointment to Police Officer, duties may include a wide variety of law enforcement assignments such as: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication....
45+ days ago
City of Sunnyvale, CA - Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from San Jose, CA)
of life and property including law enforcement, crime prevention, fire suppression, rescue, and basic life support activities; and performs related work as required....
45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - San Jose, CA
Border Patrol Agent. U.S. Border Patrol Agents guard our country from illegal activity while providing aid to those in need. They exemplify vigilance, service, and integrity....
11 days ago

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in San Jose, CA

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

$107,092

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in San Jose, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.5%)
  • High School or GED (26.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (9.0%)
  • 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 San Jose, 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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