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Police Sergeant Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$89,779 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Police Sergeant is $89,779 a year and $43 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Police Sergeant is between $63,660 and $111,154. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Police Sergeant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates activities of members of police force assigned to precinct or patrol division.
  • Conducts roll call of officers at beginning and end of tour of duty.
  • Communicates general orders, special messages, and decisions of police chief to subordinates.
  • Assigns force members to designated posts.
  • Informs members of command of changes in regulations and policies, implications of new or amended laws, and new techniques of police work.
  • Submits report on condition of precinct or police station house and equipment and on daily precinct or patrol activities to superiors.
  • Investigates charges of inefficiency or neglect of duty against force members and files charges based on evidence.
  • Recommends merit awards for subordinates.
  • Investigates charges filed against private citizens by complainants before issuing arrest orders.
  • Reads and forwards reports of subordinates to police chief.
  • May review activity reports prepared by police personnel for quantity and quality of work performance.
  • May read and answer police correspondence.
  • May write and submit police press releases to media.
  • May issue city permits signed by police chief for parades, street vendors and petitioners.
  • May assign and work with administrative assistant to prepare budget of department.
  • May be designated according to assignment as chief, airport safety and security; police lieutenant, precinct; police sergeant, precinct ii.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Police Sergeant Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Middlebury CT Police Officer
Jan 8
Middlebury, CT, USA
Our Police Department provides contemporary and community focused law enforcement and related services to more than 7,000 residents. Our officers respond to calls for service and assistance as ...
Grinnell - Police Officer
Jan 7
Grinnell, IA, USA
Grinnell Police Department
Grinnell Police Department is seeking qualified "Police Officer" candidates in Grinnell, IA
Security Officer
Nov 12
Berlin, CT, USA
U.S. Security Associates, Inc. an Allied Universal Company
Remains alert for the presence of unauthorized persons and/or security code violators; approaches suspicious person and/or notifies police as appropriate; may confront and detain violators, as ...