Police Officer Starting Salary


Top-out pay is $72,000.00

Lateral Police Officer Starting Salary

Lateral transfer police officers can receive all or partial credit for their previous years of service. The pay rate will be established based on comparable wages with Olathe Police Officers.  

Spanish Interpreter Pay

We also offer Bilingual Spanish Interpreter pay of $1200.00 annually for those who meet the criteria.

Police Officer Benefits

  • Equipment and Police Academy
  • Work Related Injury and Illness
  • Educational Benefits
  • Flexible benefits spending plan
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance/Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Long term care insurance
  • Short term disability insurance
  • Cancer insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Vacation,holidays,sick leave bank
  • Wellness Program
  • Free of charge, on-site health clinic
  • Patrol division currently works 4/10 schedule (work 4 ten hour days in a row, have three days in a row off)