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Police Officer Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$58,692 (USD)

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Average Bonus

Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Police Officer is $58,692 a year and $28 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Police Officer is between $42,214 and $72,368. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Police Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Enforces laws established for the protection of persons and property.
  • Carries out general and specific assignments from superior officers in accordance with established rules and procedures.
  • Detains, arrests, interrogates, and incarcerates suspected violators, and appears as a witness at trials.
  • Receives additional compensation to specialize in one or more activities, in addition to the basic police duties described at level 1, such as canine patrol; special reaction teams (e.g., special weapons assault team, special operations reaction team); juvenile cases; hostage negotiations; and participating in investigations (e.g., stakeout, surveillance) or other enforcement activities requiring specialized training and skills.
  • Performs work in uniform or civilian clothes and carries arms.
Police Officer Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Job family population: 662,390

Estimated population of Police Officer jobs: 101,458

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Police Officer Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Security Officer - Security Officer
Feb 5
Tecumseh, NE, USA
G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc.
Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons ... Officer. G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies ...
Security Officer 11.25/Hr
Nov 29
Crete, NE, USA
U.S. Security Associates, Inc an Allied Universal Company
All uniformed security officers must furnish their own black shoes (plain toed, suitable for ... police, fire, and/or ambulance personnel as required. Remains alert for the presence of ...
Part Time Security Guard
Feb 14
Columbus, NE, USA
Blue Knight Security
We offer competitive wages and the necessary training to equip our officers for duty. This can be a rewarding experience! Please review qualifications below. Thank you for taking an interest in our ...
Security Officer
Nov 21
Clark International Inc.
Currently interviewing reliable individuals for two positions: 1st: Bike/Mobile Patrol Security Officers-excellent driving records who are physically capable of riding a patrol bike in fair weather
Sr Service Officer (Branch Team Lead) - 40 hours
Feb 14
Omaha, United States
Bank of the West
Assists the Branch Manager in the branch and is Officer-in-Charge in Branch Manager's absence * Works with Branch Manager to achieve customer service targets * Performs all customer transactions ...
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