Police Officer Jobs in Yankton, SD

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South Dakota Board of Regents - Vermillion, SD (24 miles from Yankton, SD)
May conduct educational activities related to safety and crime prevention. Coordinates law enforcement tasks with other law enforcement agencies....
3 days ago
Yankton Police Department - Yankton, SD
Lateral Police Officer Sworn US Law Enforcement Yankton Police Department - Yankton, South Dakota Sep 23, 2020 Request More Information Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2020 Salary Information Entry Level...
7 days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Vermillion, SD (24 miles from Yankton, SD)
Border Patrol Agent Border Patrol Agents prevent terrorists and terrorists' weapons from entering the United States by securing our land borders and coastal waters from between ports of entry....
90+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Yankton, SD
Border Patrol Agent Border Patrol Agents prevent terrorists and terrorists' weapons from entering the United States by securing our land borders and coastal waters from between ports of entry....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Yankton, SD

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Yankton, SD

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

$41,268

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Yankton, SD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.8%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • Some College (3.5%)
  • 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 Yankton, SD
  • 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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