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 Tennessee. On average, they make less than freight and cargo inspectors but more than transportation planners.

Career Median Salary
Freight and cargo inspector salary $71K
Special agent salary $56K
Detective salary $56K
Customs inspector salary $56K
Ship engineer salary $71K
Transit police officer salary $63K
Commercial pilot salary $64K
Logistician salary $60K
Court reporter salary $59K
Transportation planner salary $62K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)