Police Officer Jobs in Hanover, VA

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Hanover County Government - Hanover, VA
After the interview those applicants will be contacted who have been selected for a Background Investigation to be administered by the Hanover County Sheriff's Office....
6 days ago
Ashland Police Department - Ashland, VA (8 miles from Hanover, VA)
Examination Drug Screening Chief's Interview Police Officer (Lateral Position) To be eligible for the lateral entry position, you must be a certified law enforcement officer in the Commonwealth of...
14 days ago
DC Metropolitan Police Department - Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
Police Officer candidates must successfully pass a written examination, a physical ability test, and a thorough background investigation that includes a medical examination, drug screening, psychological...
20 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
University Code 31211 University Title Police Officer 1 University Job Family Public Safety & Security ORP Eligible No For more information on ORP, visit: Retirement Plans Recruitment Pool All Applicants...
26 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
and maintain VA DCJS law enforcement certification....
30+ days ago
City of Richmond - Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
Requires one year of experience as a sworn Law Enforcement Officer....
45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Henrico, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
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45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Mechanicsville, VA (11 miles from Hanover, VA)
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....
45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Henrico, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
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....
45+ days ago
Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
Candidates must be VA DCJS certified as a Law Enforcement Officer (Police Officer) Applicants must pass required physical agility test....
90+ days ago
City of Richmond - Richmond, VA (17 miles from Hanover, VA)
Description The City of Richmond Police Department is seeking individuals who desire a career in law enforcement with a large, urban "high performance" organization....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Hanover, VA

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Hanover, VA

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

$46,971

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Hanover, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.1%)
  • 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 Hanover, VA
  • 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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