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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hinesville, Athens and Brunswick
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dalton, Augusta and Atlanta
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Athens and Savannah

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More Georgia Police Patrol Officers Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Athens
Doctorate
37,606
Kennesaw
Doctorate
35,846
Atlanta
Doctorate
32,816
Statesboro
Doctorate
20,418
Dahlonega
Doctorate
18,782
Carrollton
Doctorate
13,520
Lawrenceville
Bachelors
12,287
Valdosta
Doctorate
11,341
Marietta
Associates
10,201
Macon
Doctorate
8,653
Milledgeville
Bachelors
8,595
Columbus
Doctorate
8,453
Lawrenceville
Associates
8,321
Augusta
Doctorate
8,220
Warner Robins
Associates
8,045
Savannah
Doctorate
7,575
Macon
Masters
7,341
Savannah
Doctorate
7,041
Morrow
Masters
7,003
Milledgeville
Doctorate
6,952
Atlanta
Masters
6,829
Waco
Associates
6,682
Albany
Masters
6,615
Rome
Associates
5,643
Dalton
Bachelors
5,164
Griffin
Associates
4,756
Augusta
Associates
4,595
Athens
Associates
4,493
Clarkston
Associates
4,115
Atlanta
Associates
4,098
Atlanta
Doctorate
3,992
Valdosta
Associates
3,936
Savannah
Associates
3,935
Thomasville
Associates
3,884
Oakwood
Associates
3,681
Brunswick
Bachelors
3,663
Albany
Associates
3,167
Columbus
Associates
3,097
Waycross
Associates
3,053
Americus
Masters
3,052
Fort Valley
Masters
2,752
Clarkesville
Associates
2,698
Atlanta
Bachelors
2,501
Demorest
Doctorate
2,361
Atlanta
Bachelors
2,202
Atlanta
Masters
2,140
Statesboro
Associates
1,984
Americus
Associates
1,850
Bainbridge
Bachelors
1,746
Vidalia
Associates
1,713
Thomasville
Masters
1,601
Rome
Masters
1,520
Waleska
Masters
1,508
Sandersville
Associates
1,452
Toccoa Falls
Bachelors
1,411
Decatur
Masters
1,341
Atlanta
Doctorate
1,329
Savannah
Doctorate
1,228
Franklin Springs
Bachelors
953
Mount Vernon
Bachelors
783
Atlanta
Masters
686
Columbus
Associates
527
Sandy Springs
Masters
470
Augusta
Bachelors
426
Cuthbert
Bachelors
285

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County560 $43,000
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell12600 $46,060
Albany490 $35,700
Brunswick280 $42,790
Dalton310 $39,670
Gainesville270 $43,620
Hinesville140 $39,980
Macon630 $37,620
Rome400 $36,710
Savannah1200 $42,170
Valdosta330 $35,850
Warner Robins270 $38,460

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