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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Philadelphia and Erie
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, Harrisburg and Lancaster
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Lancaster and Reading

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More Pennsylvania Police Patrol Officers Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Reading
Masters
2,233
Glenside
Doctorate
3,592
Bloomsburg
Doctorate
8,745
Newtown
Associate
9,649
Butler
Associate
3,656
Radnor
Masters
3,108
California
Masters
8,206
Allentown
Masters
1,888
Philadelphia
Doctorate
2,062
Clarion
Masters
6,795
Pittsburgh
Associate
18,525
Monaca
Associate
3,194
Center Valley
Masters
2,898
Media
Associate
10,816
Doylestown
Masters
2,081
Philadelphia
Doctorate
20,682
Edinboro
Masters
7,686
Elizabethtown
Masters
2,360
Erie
Doctorate
4,134
Bryn Mawr
Associate
947
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
Philadelphia
Masters
3,487
Immaculata
Doctorate
4,057
Indiana
Doctorate
14,018
Huntingdon
Bachelor
1,506
La Plume
Bachelor
1,796
Kutztown
Masters
10,295
Pittsburgh
Masters
1,499
Philadelphia
Doctorate
5,994
Scranton
Associate
1,502
Annville
Doctorate
1,936
Schnecksville
Associate
7,184
Lincoln University
Masters
2,449
Lock Haven
Masters
5,241
Nanticoke
Associate
6,323
Williamsport
Bachelor
1,429
Mansfield
Masters
3,338
Scranton
Doctorate
3,316
Erie
Masters
4,253
Grantham
Bachelor
2,837
Blue Bell
Associate
9,184
Cresson
Masters
1,595
Aston
Doctorate
3,084
Bethlehem
Associate
7,912
Johnstown
Associate
1,358
University Park
Doctorate
43,252
Abington
Bachelor
3,352
Altoona
Bachelor
4,034
Uniontown
Bachelor
1,119
Middletown
Doctorate
3,907
Schuylkill Haven
Bachelor
940
Lehman
Bachelor
697
Dunmore
Bachelor
1,347
Pittsburgh
Masters
3,591
Reading
Associate
4,682
Loretto
Doctorate
2,125
Philadelphia
Doctorate
7,542
Greensburg
Masters
1,991
Shippensburg
Masters
7,765
State College
Associate
661
Philadelphia
Doctorate & First Professional
34,696
Greenville
Bachelor
1,219
Philadelphia
Doctorate & First Professional
23,980
Bradford
Bachelor
1,407
Greensburg
Bachelor
1,777
Scranton
Doctorate
5,612
Wayne
Associate
181
Villanova
Doctorate & First Professional
10,470
West Chester
Masters
13,219
Youngwood
Associate
6,239
Chester
Doctorate
4,866
Wilkes-Barre
Doctorate
5,114
York
Masters
5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Police Patrol Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Police Patrol Officers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Altoona 230 $42,740
Gettysburg 200 $73,420
Harrisburg 1360 $63,250
Carlisle 1360 $63,250
Bloomsburg 150 $38,040
Berwick 150 $38,040
Johnstown 280 $35,310
Chambersburg 210 $58,180
Waynesboro 210 $58,180
East Stroudsburg 240 $75,740
Erie 630 $72,240
Pittsburgh 4950 $58,180
Reading 600 $64,260
Lancaster 780 $71,610
Lebanon 180 $62,560
Scranton 1470 $48,270
Wilkes 1470 $48,270
Barre 1470 $48,270
Hazleton 1470 $48,270
State College 140 $71,990
Williamsport 250 $54,300
York 570 $63,840
Hanover 570 $63,840

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