Police Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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State North Carolina - North, SC
Knowledge and experience in Records Management Knowledge and experience in Receipt Management. 12 Do you have a valid Basic Law Enforcement Training Certificate issued by the NC Law Enforcement Training...
1 day ago
Lexington Medical Center - West Columbia, SC
Job Summary The Police Officer responds to and resolves calls for service, performs law enforcement duties and patrols the District to ensure the safety and security of patients, visitors and staff....
1 day ago
Francis Marion University - Florence, SC
Carries firearms, communicates effectively, operates a law enforcement vehicle, effects arrests, performs rescue functions and engages in law enforcement patrol functions....
7 days ago
Columbia College - Columbia, SC
Secures crime scenes and assists in criminal investigations....
9 days ago
Florence Darlington Technical College - Richland, SC
Preferred Qualifications One year experience in public safety/law enforcement, a related field, or comparable educational experience preferred....
9 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Charleston, SC
Lead Police Officers perform law enforcement and patrol functions in the field, as well as ensure subordinate staff carry out the essential functions of their jobs in order to maintain optimal levels...
10 days ago
Trident Technical College - Charleston, SC
Job Information SC Department of Public Safety Law Enforcement Officer I #2119 in Charleston County, South Carolina Job Responsibilities These positions are responsible for performing patrol officer...
16 days ago
Department of Defense - Beaufort, SC
Duties Help Duties Summary You will serve as a Police Officer for the DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY~....
17 days ago
Trident Technical College - North Charleston, SC
Experience in law enforcement, military police or as a corrections officer is preferred....
20 days ago
Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, SC
UNIV Law Enforcement Officer II - Department of Public Safety MUSC Health & Medical University of SC Charleston, South Carolina, United States 5 days ago Icon-Share Apply Now Description Job summary...
20 days ago
Florence Darlington Technical College - Dorchester, SC
Job Responsibilities Under general supervision of the Chief of Public Safety, will respond to and resolve calls for service, perform law enforcement duties by patrolling S.C....
20 days ago
Florence Darlington Technical College - Columbia, SC
enforcement experience (to include Class 1 or Offender Supervision Specialist experience) may be substituted; or a high school diploma and four (4) years of military or certified law enforcement experience...
20 days ago
Town Of Sullivans Island - Sullivans Island, SC
enforcement experience; able to pass thorough background check, drug screening and pre-employment physical; supervisory experience preferred....
23 days ago
City of Goose Creek - Goose Creek, SC
Skill in the use of firearms and other specialized law enforcement equipment. Ability to successfully complete police officer certification through the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy....
30+ days ago
City of Goose Creek - Goose Creek, SC
Skill in the use of firearms and other specialized law enforcement equipment. Ability to successfully complete police officer certification through the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for South Carolina

Moving to South Carolina? Find some basic demographic data about South Carolina below.


4,625,364
105,358

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...

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...

Constitutional Oriented Policing
In a profession where cases and controversies surround freedom of expression, bearing of arms, illegal search and seizure, the excessive use of force, overcrowding of jails, and the reversal of...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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

$35,938

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Police Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Police Officers in South Carolina offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.0%)
  • High School or GED (26.4%)
  • 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 South Carolina
  • 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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