First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

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    SCOTTS VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOW HIRING POLICE SERVICES SUPERVISOR $5,811 - $7,787 Salary range per month Plus excellent benefits: Dental/Vision premiums covered by the City. Medical premiums ...

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What They Do

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.


  • 2020 employment: 125,800
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $99,330

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 8,500
  • Growth rate: 7 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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