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The Columbus Division of Police offers an attractive wage and benefit package that is competitive with private business and other major police departments.
Starting pay as a Recruit: $67,325.99 ($32.37 per hour) [December 2022 Pay Scale]
A-Step: 0 - 12 months
B-Step: 12 - 24 months
C-Step: 24 - 36 months
D-Step: 36 - 48 months
E-Step: 48 mo. - 9 years
F-Step: 9+ years
Officers have the option of earning extra money by providing security and/or traffic control for private companies (outside of their duty hours) at the rate of $61.60/hour.
The Columbus Division of Police offers an attractive and competitive benefits package.
1120 Morse Road
Columbus, OH 43229
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