Careers

General Information

Current job opportunities with the Pensacola Police Department can be viewed on the City of Pensacola’s Official Website by clicking this link.

Below is information about the beginning salaries for certain Pensacola Police employees and employee benefits.

 

Beginning Salaries

Job Title Annual
Salary
Bi-Weekly
Salary
Hourly
Salary
Police
Officer
$32,968 $1,268 $15.85
Police
Cadet
$20,758.40 $748.40 $9.98
Public Safety
Telecommunicator I
$24,585.60 $945.60 $11.82
Public Safety
Telecommunicator II
$27,040 $1,040 $13
Crime Scene
Analyst I
$27,040 $1,040 $13
Crime Scene
Analyst II
$28,537.60 $1,097.60 $13.72

 

 

 

General Information About
Police Officer & Police Cadet Positions

 

Pensacola Police Pay Scale
Annual Salary
Job Title Minimum
Annual Salary
Maximum
Annual Salary
Police Officer $32,968.00 $61,859.20
Police Cadet $20,758.40 $33,196.80

 

 

 

PAID TIME OFF

20 Hours Per Month

PERSONAL HOLIDAYS

 

New Year’s Day

 

Martin Luther King’s Birthday

 

Memorial Day

 

Independence Day

 

Labor Day

 

Veterans Day

 

Thanksgiving Day and Day After

 

Christmas Day

 

SENIOR OFFICER PREMIUM PAY is 5 percent of base salary. To be entitled to this premium pay, police officers must have reached each of the following employment milestones of continuous service as a police officer with the City of Pensacola and completed the following educational requirements:

- Ten years of service and 200 hours of additional law enforcement related continuing education courses.

- 15 years of service and 120 hours of additional law enforcement related continuing education courses.

- 20 years of service and 120 hours of additional law enforcement related continuing education courses.

PENSION PLAN

3% Per Year of Service
(25 Years = 75% Regardless of Age)

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Assigned take-home car plan

  • In-car computer systems

  • All equipment and uniforms furnished by the department

ASSIGNMENTS

  • Uniform Patrol

  • Traffic

  • Criminal Investigations

  • Vice & Narcotics

  • Neighborhood Services

  • K-9

For more information contact Lonnie Isom, (850) 435-1912