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Within North Carolina there is a lot of variation in police officer Salaries. These variations depend on on a wide range of factors from population to general competitiveness in the market. Below is a map displaying a few key cities in North Carolina and surrounding states, click on any one to find police officer Salaries for that area.
Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

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Responsible for patrolling an assigned area to prevent and discover crime and to enforce regulations. Responsible for responding to calls, taking necessary action at the scene of crime or disturbance, conducting investigations, making arrests, testifying in court, and completing reports/forms and routine paperwork. Requires an associate's degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications and at least 12 to 18 months of law enforcement experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a Police Sergeant.

Alternate Job Titles: police-officer, Police Patrol Officer, Cop, Police Officer
Categories: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security, Government


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