Police Officer Jobs in Hickory, NC

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City Winston Salem - Morganton, NC (21 miles from Hickory, NC)
02 Please rate your knowledge of Public Safety operations: No knowledge Beginner Intermediate Expert 03 Please indicate your highest level of education....
2 days ago
City of Hickory - Hickory, NC
Additional Benefits Paid Holiday Time Take Home Car Program Tuition Assistance Program On-Site Physical Fitness Facility Career Development Career Opportunities Community Policing Patrol Criminal Investigations...
11 days ago
City of Hickory - Hickory, NC
Must Possess a NC Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) certification....
18 days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Hickory, NC
If you're interested in a career as a Border Patrol Agent, keep reading!...
22 days ago
City of Hickory - Hickory, NC (3 miles from Hickory, NC)
PERSONAL CONTACTS: Contacts are typically with co-workers, representatives of other law enforcement and public safety agencies, various court personnel, and the general public....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Hickory, NC

Moving to Hickory, NC? Find some basic demographic data about Hickory, NC below.


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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Hickory, NC

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

$35,224

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Hickory, NC offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.1%)
  • High School or GED (25.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • 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 Hickory, NC
  • 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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