Transit police officer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Transit police officer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New Jersey $82,080
Washington $81,380
Virginia $80,300
Illinois $76,880
Nevada $73,580
Indiana $66,040
California $64,930
Florida $64,820
Tennessee $63,240
Maryland $62,090
Texas $61,970
Ohio $60,600
Georgia $60,040
New York $51,130
Pennsylvania $45,510
Michigan $44,320
Wyoming $41,790
Louisiana $40,790

How do transit police officer salaries compare to similar careers?

Transit police officers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than coroners but more than judicial law clerks.

Career Median Salary
Coroner salary $72K
Locomotive engineer salary $80K
Sheriff salary $65K
Police officer salary $65K
Avionics technician salary $69K
Transit police officer salary $65K
Aircraft mechanic salary $65K
Forensic science technician salary $62K
Probation officer salary $60K
Judicial law clerk salary $51K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)