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
California $62,660
Georgia $56,460
Illinois $69,740
Indiana $66,040
Louisiana $40,790
Maryland $65,400
Michigan $44,320
New Jersey $82,080
Nevada $73,580
New York $80,270
Ohio $60,600
Pennsylvania $70,360
Tennessee $63,240
Texas $57,880
Washington $81,380
Wyoming $41,790

How do transit police officer salaries compare to similar careers?

Transit police officers earn about the same as related careers in Maryland. On average, they make less than aircraft mechanics but more than sailors.

Career Median Salary
Aircraft mechanic salary $73K
Sheriff salary $67K
Police officer salary $67K
Forensic science technician salary $62K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $64K
Transit police officer salary $65K
Probation officer salary $58K
Paralegal salary $54K
Legal secretary salary $50K
Sailor salary $50K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)