Police Officer Jobs in Elizabeth, NJ

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Mission Regional Medical center - Denville, NJ (21 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
2 days ago
Mission Regional Medical center - Boonton, NJ (22 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
2 days ago
Mountain Lakes Police Department - Mountain Lakes, NJ (20 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Conducts criminal investigations by gathering evidence, interviewing victims and witnesses, and interrogating suspects....
22 hours ago
HBSI - Denville, NJ (21 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Public Safety Officer - Part Time (days) Facility St....
2 days ago
Prime Healthcare - Boonton Township, NJ (22 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
2 days ago
Army Installation Management Command - Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Act as the point of contact in an emergency situation followed by the supervisory police officer. Relay messages and instructions to patrol officers....
1 day ago
Army Installation Management Command - Fort Hamilton, NY (9 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
About the Position: You will provide Police Officer services in support of the United States Army Garrison, Directorate of Emergency Services (DES) at Fort Hamilton, New York....
1 day ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Bronx, NY (16 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Videos Videos Duties Help Duties Summary The incumbent serves as a Supervisory Police Officer (Lieutenant) performing law enforcement duties....
7 days ago
TENAFLY POLICE DEPARTMENT - Tenafly, NJ (20 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
TENAFLY POLICE DEPARTMENT POLICE OFFICER The Tenafly Police Department is looking for qualified candidates to join our agency: NJSACOP Written Exam: Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 10:00AM Physical Assessment...
7 days ago
SUNY Downstate Medical Center - Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Walks or cruises through area of patrol in order to deter criminal activity by means of presence and witness and detects fires and other dangerous situations....
7 days ago
Tenafly Police Department - Tenafly, NJ (20 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Tenafly - Entry Level Police Officer Police Tenafly Police Department - Tenafly, New Jersey Oct 22, 2020 Request More Information Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2020 Salary Information Entry Level: $TBD...
7 days ago
Hospital Business Services, Inc - Denville, NJ (21 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Public Safety Officer - Full Time (nights) in Denville, New Jersey Public Safety Officer - Full Time (nights) Facility St....
14 days ago
Union County College - Cranford, NJ (6 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Patrols campus by vehicle and foot patrol to ensure security of people, parking lots, buildings and College property. Provides directions and assistance to campus visitors....
17 days ago
Prime Healthcare - Denville, NJ (21 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
17 days ago
Parkchester Department Of Public Safety - New York, NY (10 miles from Elizabeth, NJ)
Job Information Parkchester Department of Public Safety Public Safety Officer in Bronx, New York PARKCHESTER DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY seeking to fill Public Safety Peace Officer for full-time positions...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Elizabeth, NJ

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Officer Wellness - Course
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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Elizabeth, NJ

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

$67,711

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Elizabeth, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.9%)
  • High School or GED (26.5%)
  • 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 Elizabeth, NJ
  • 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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