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Police Science Job Outlook

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River Police Academy
MCC-Longview
MCC-Maple Woods
MCC-Penn Valley

Contact:
Police Academy  816.604.6700

Job Preparation:
Student Employment Services
Career Central - job bank

Base salary and job outlook

  • Median wages for Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (national): $30.36/hourly; $63,150/annually
  • Median wages for Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (Missouri): $24.60/hourly; $51,170/annually
  • Projected job growth (national 2018-2028): Average (4% to 6%)
  • Federal, Municipal and Private Police protection
  • Security Guard
  • Detention
  • Detective
  • State and Federal Emergency Management
  • Airport Security

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Possible entry-level positions