Police Department

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GREENVILLE PD SALARY & BENEFITS

COMPENSATION

Position

Starting

Year 4

Year 7

Top Out (10 years)

Officer

$54,061.28

$60,846.24

$66,487.20

$72,654.40

Lateral transfers up to 10 years of full-time service as a Police Officer.

Position

Starting

Top Out (4 years)

Sergeant

$76,286.08

$82,573.92

Lieutenant

$86,702.72

$92,025.44

Captain

$96,624.32

$102,539.84

Assistant Chief

$107,664.96

$123,547.84

 

 

Certificate Pay:  

Intermediate - $600 per year

Advanced - $1,200 per year 

Masters - $1,800 per year

FTO Pay:

$50 monthly

Bilingual Pay:

$50 monthly

Specialized Assignment Pay:

$20 monthly

 

Longevity Pay:

0 – 10 years of service $6.00 hours per month

10 – 20 years of service $8.00 hours per month

> 20 years of service $10.00 hours per month

*Option of receiving Longevity Pay in a lump sum annually.


                                                 

BENEFITS

 

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

Provided to each employee with a choice of 3 plans based on the provider, which is currently Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Sick Leave Accrual

10 hours per month with no maximum accrual

Vacation Accrual

10 hours per month

Holiday Pay

11 holidays per year

Option of time and a half pay or bank holiday

Retirement

Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) – 14% contribution by City – 20-year retirement, 5-year vesting

Uniforms/Equipment

All necessary equipment provided by the department plus pay for uniform dry cleaning.

Patrol Schedule
Officers assigned to patrol duties work 10-hour or 12-hour shifts based on seniority/assignment. Officers who work 10-hour shifts will have three consecutive days off per week. Officers who work 12-hour shifts will work a rotating shift with every other Friday, Saturday, and Sunday off.

Training
Annual Training in Firearms, Less-Lethal Weapons, Defensive Tactics, and Active Shooter Response.

Positions or Assignments include:

  • Patrol Operations
  • Detectives
  • K-9 Program
  • Traffic Officers
  • Honor Guard
  • Tactical (SWAT) Team
  • Hostage Negotiators
  • Drone Pilots
  • Training Instructors