Salary & Benefits

Base & Top Annual Salaries

  • Base Annual Salary: $62,192
  • Top Annual Salary: $88,504

Applicants with previous law enforcement experience may be granted a higher starting base wage and/or increased level of vacation accrual.

Assignment & Longevity Pay

Officers also receive assignment pay and longevity pay, based on the Woodbury Police Officers Association Labor Agreement:

  • 8 year longevity: Base plus 5.5%
  • 12 year longevity: Base plus 7.5%
  • 16 year longevity: Base plus 9.5%
  • Field Training Officer: Base plus $3.22 while field training
  • Other assignment pay applicable as contract stipulates

Uniform & Equipment Allowances

New officers are provided all uniforms and equipment (including an AR-15 rifle and laptop computer) upon participating in the police officer academy. In addition, officers receive $890 annually for uniform allowance.