Pasadena is an international destination with a diverse population. Our First Responders serve a daily population of more than 200,000 residents, commuters, and tourists. The Pasadena Police Department, an internationally recognized proactive service-oriented department, is staffed by more than 240 sworn officers. This department of highly skilled professionals offers a challenging opportunity for involvement in law enforcement.Applications are available through the Pasadena City Human Resources Department located at 100 North Garfield Avenue, Pasadena,91109, (626) 744-4366, or you can request additional information through the Administrative Services Section of the Police Department by calling (626) 744-4575 or by e-mail. Lateral or Entry Level Police Officer
Salary: $75,670 - $97,843*(*Top Step salary effective July 1, 2017)
*Lateral appointments are hired at a higher Step based upon training and experience.
Lateral Incentive Pay - $7500.Laterals receive 40 hours of sick leave. Laterals will receive an expedited background investigation.
Education Pay (Highest Level applies)AA or AS Degree - $175/mo BA or BS Degree - $550/ moAdvanced Post Certificate - 12.5% added to base pay.
Retirement3% at 55 (Classic PERS member)2.7% at 57 (New PERS member)Uniform Allowance - $850/yrVacations - Up to 20 days per year Alternate Work Schedules - 3/12, 4/10, 9/80 Bilingual Pay - $140/mo Tuition/Fee Reimbursement - Up to $850/year when working towards Bachelor's Degree or higher
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