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U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command - Chambersburg, PA
This is a Career Program (CP) 19 - Physical Security & Law Enforcement position. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement....
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Plymouth Township Police - Plymouth Meeting, PA
Notice of Examination Entry Level Police Officer Plymouth Township (Montgomery County) is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer....
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Amtrak - Philadelphia, PA
Current related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience....
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Main Line Health, Inc. - Media, PA
Description: Could you be our next Public Safety Officer working in our Every Other Weekend Program at [ENTER LOCATION]? Why work as a Public Safety Officer with Main Line Health? Make an Impact!...
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U.S. Security Care, Inc. - Philadelphia, PA
Act 235); - PA permit to carry a concealed weapon; - MUST HAVE 3 years prior experience as a Municipal, State, Federal or Military Police Officer (MP or MA) ; - Must pass pre-employment Weapons Qualification...
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Pa State Police - Lock Haven, PA
Job Information PA State Police Virtual Get-To-Know PA State Police Event-October 29th in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania Plan to attend the Virtual Get-To-Know Event with the PA State Police on...
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Amtrak - Philadelphia, PA
Current related experience as a police officer or similar law enforcement experience....
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Pa State Police - Mifflintown, PA
Job Information PA State Police Virtual Get-To-Know PA State Police Event-October 29th in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania Plan to attend the Virtual Get-To-Know Event with the PA State Police on...
3 days ago
RICHLAND TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS - Johnstown, PA
POLICE OFFICER Full Time Police Officer Richland Township The Richland Township Police Department will be accepting applications forr the position of Police Officer Full Time Monday a Friday Between...
4 days ago
Pa State Police - Lewistown, PA
Job Information PA State Police Virtual Get-To-Know PA State Police Event-October 29th in Lewistown, Pennsylvania Plan to attend the Virtual Get-To-Know Event with the PA State Police on Thursday,...
4 days ago
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Williamsport, PA
Act 120 trained or equivalent (PA State Police Act Police Academy training, Police Officer training as mandated by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers) with 1 year of experience in law enforcement...
4 days ago
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Wellsboro, PA
Act 120 trained or equivalent (PA State Police Act Police Academy training, Police Officer training as mandated by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers) with 1 year of experience in law enforcement...
4 days ago
Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA
The Dispatcher will receive and dispatch emergency calls and other information between the campus community and on-duty university police officers....
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Carnegie Mellon - United, PA
The Dispatcher will receive and dispatch emergency calls and other information between the campus community and on-duty university police officers....
6 days ago
Plymouth Township Police Department - Plymouth Meeting, PA
The examination for Police Officer-Entry Level will consist of a written and oral examination....
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Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
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Police Brutality in America Teach-Out
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Officer Wellness - Course
The mental health of law enforcement officers is a critical issue. Those involved in law enforcement, and their families, are subjected to stressors unlike any other group in the U.S. This course...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Pennsylvania

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

$56,610

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Pennsylvania offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.9%)
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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