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 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)