Salary & Benefits

Salary

Non-GA POST-Certified Applicants

Beginning October 1st, 2019, if you do not have a Georgia Peace Officer Certification through the Georgia Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) Council upon hire date, you will start out as a Police Recruit at $44,926.  After you graduate from a law enforcement academy and obtain your Georgia Peace Officer Certification, and successfully graduate from the Field Training Officer (FTO) Program, you will be classified as Police Officer II starting at $52,007.

GA POST Certified Applicants 

Beginning October 1st, 2019, if you have an active Georgia Peace Officer Certification through the Georgia Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) Council upon hire date,  you will be classified as a Police Officer II starting at $52,007.

Benefits & Compensation 

  • 13 Paid Holidays
  • Retirement 401A, Deferred 457
  • Dental PPO/DMO
  • Vision
  • Medical- HMO, POS, HSA
  • Supplemental Insurance: (Aetna, Aflac, Colonial)
  • Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance – 50k for EE; 10k for eligible dependents;
  • Take Home Car Program