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State Trooper Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$58,130 (USD)

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Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a State Trooper is $58,130 a year and $28 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a State Trooper is between $41,869 and $71,615. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a State Trooper. 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

  • Patrols state highways within assigned area, in vehicle equipped with two-way radio, to enforce motor vehicle and criminal laws.
  • Arrests or warns persons guilty of violating motor vehicle regulations and safe driving practices.
  • Monitors passing traffic to detect stolen vehicles and arrests drivers where ownership is not apparent.
  • Gives road information and assistance to motorists.
  • Directs activities in accident or disaster area, rendering first aid and restoring traffic to normal.
  • Investigates conditions and causes of accident.
  • Directs traffic in congested areas and serves as escort for funeral processions, military convoys, and parades.
  • Performs general police work by keeping order and apprehending criminals.
  • Appears in court as witness in traffic violation and criminal cases.
  • Keeps records and makes reports regarding activities.
  • May assist law enforcement officers not under state jurisdiction.
  • May serve as dispatcher, radio at patrol substation.
  • May supervise activities of station equipped to inspect automobiles for safe operating conditions.
State Trooper Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

Job family population: 662,390

Estimated population of State Trooper jobs: 20,985

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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