Police Officer Jobs in Santa Monica, CA

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Port of Long Beach - Long Beach, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Candidates must possess all of the following: * Ability to operate a public safety radio while in control of a patrol vehicle with onboard computer; * Ability to respond...
3 days ago
Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (14 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
Must be willing to participate in the Company's pre-employment screening process, including drug screen and background investigation....
1 day ago
City of Vernon - Vernon, CA (16 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS : Police Officer Trainee is the entry level non-sworn designation assigned solely to step one of the Police Officer salary range....
3 days ago
City of Vernon - Vernon, CA (16 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS : Police Officer is the experienced sworn public safety designation; working under basic supervision, and performing a variety of skillful, professional, specialized and...
3 days ago
City of Pasadena, CA - Pasadena, CA (22 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
Start your career in law enforcement with the Pasadena Police Department!...
1 day ago
City of Redondo Beach - Redondo Beach, CA (14 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
DEFINITION We Are the Community - Leading the Way in Law Enforcement The City of Redondo Beach Police Department is looking for dedicated individuals to who are ready to serve our seaside community....
3 days ago
My Alarm Center - Los Angeles, CA (14 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
Qualifications and Benefits Qualifications Security Patrol and or Law Enforcement, Military Experience....
4 days ago
City Long Beach - Long Beach, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
Ability to operate a public safety radio while in control of a patrol vehicle with onboard computer; 2....
5 days ago
Port of Long Beach - Long Beach, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Candidates must possess all of the following: Ability to operate a public safety radio while in control of a patrol vehicle with onboard computer; Ability to respond...
7 days ago
Valley Village, CA (12 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
$20 Armed Vehicle Officer needed. Graveyard Weds - Sun 1130 pm - 730am. Must have all permits and own duty gear. Email a resume
9 days ago
City of South Gate - South Gate, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
The South Gate Police Department offers diversified assignments including patrol, traffic enforcement, criminal investigation, narcotics, public relations, crime prevention, K-9 detail, and administrative...
9 days ago
Port of Long Beach - Long Beach, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
After a conditional offer of employment, all prospective employees must pass a thorough background investigation and a job-related medical examination....
9 days ago
City of South Gate - South Gate, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
The South Gate Police Department offers diversified assignments including patrol, traffic enforcement, criminal investigation, narcotics, public relations, crime prevention, K-9 detail, and administrative...
10 days ago
City of South Gate - South Gate, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
The South Gate Police Department offers diversified assignments including patrol, traffic enforcement, criminal investigation, narcotics, public relations, crime prevention, K-9 detail, and administrative...
10 days ago
City of South Gate - South Gate, CA (18 miles from Santa Monica, CA)
Accesses various local, state, and national law enforcement systems to enter and retrieve information....
10 days ago

Demographic Data for Santa Monica, CA

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Santa Monica, CA

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

$88,596

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Santa Monica, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.2%)
  • High School or GED (25.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • Master's Degree (9.3%)
  • 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 Santa Monica, 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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