Police Officer Staring Salary


Top-out pay is $72,668.01

Lateral Police Officer Starting Salary

Lateral transfer police officers will be credited with up to 5 years of police officer experience.  The pay rate will be established based on comparable wages with Olathe Police Officers.  Starting pay rates up to $49,082.38.

Sign on Bonus

Employees hired in 2016 will receive a $1,500.00 sign on bonus.

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)