Police Officer Jobs in Santa Barbara, CA

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City of Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA
NOW ACCEPTING T-SCORES FROM OTHER AGENCIES Summary: Under close supervision, learns law enforcement and crime prevention procedures and techniques during attendance at a 24-week P.O.S.T....
19 hours ago
University of California - Santa Barbara, CA
responsible for delivery of public safety and law enforcement services on and near the campus and other properties owned, controlled or occupied by the University....
11 days ago
Ventura Port District - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
KNOWLEDGE OF: Marine law enforcement and firefighting techniques, first aid, lifesaving techniques, and emergency situation management as they apply to harbors and ocean activities....
14 days ago
City of Ventura, CA - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
The ideal candidate for this position 1) has completed or is enrolled in criminal justice program courses, 2) is interested in a law enforcement career and enjoys contributing to public safety in the...
29 days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
NOW ACCEPTING T-SCORES FROM OTHER AGENCIES Summary: Under close supervision, learns law enforcement and crime prevention procedures and techniques during attendance at a 24-week P.O.S.T....
60+ days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
enforcement & crime prevention work for the protection of life & property; patrols assigned area in police car, on motorcycle or on foot, enforcing federal, state & municipal laws & ordinances; issues...
60+ days ago
City of Ventura, CA - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
Police Officers work under general supervision and performs regular law enforcement, criminal investigation, crime prevention, and traffic control and enforcement duties....
60+ days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
THE POSITION Under general supervision, provide armed airport law enforcement with arrest and detention authority to comply with Transportation Security Administration Regulations and utilizing the...
90+ days ago
City of Ventura - Ventura, CA (20 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)
Police Officer Trainees learn the philosophy of community-based policing with a familiarization between law enforcement and community residents that emphasizes solving problems collaboratively....
90+ days ago
City of Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara, CA
To learn more about the Police Department, we welcome you to view our department'swebsite at Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work for the protection of life...
90+ days ago
City of Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara, CA
To learn more about the Police Department, we welcome you to view our department's website at Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work for the protection of life...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Santa Barbara, CA

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Santa Barbara, CA

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

$86,768

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Santa Barbara, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.4%)
  • High School or GED (24.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • Master's Degree (9.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.4%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Santa Barbara, 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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