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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gulfport and Pascagoula
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Pascagoula and Gulfport

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More Mississippi 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
University
Doctorate
23,136
Mississippi State
Doctorate
21,883
Hattiesburg
Doctorate
14,478
Jackson
Doctorate
8,558
Senatobia
Associates
7,654
Clinton
Doctorate
5,036
Fulton
Associates
5,019
Hattiesburg
Doctorate
4,839
Poplarville
Associates
4,829
Scooba
Associates
3,908
Cleveland
Doctorate
3,785
Alcorn State
Masters
3,716
Booneville
Associates
3,501
Wesson
Associates
3,075
Itta Bena
Masters
2,385
Moorhead
Associates
2,320
Clarksdale
Associates
1,954
Blue Mountain
Masters
601
Jackson
Masters
359

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Mississippi. 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
Jackson1720 $35,920
Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula990 $39,470
Hattiesburg340 $35,140

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