Salary and Benefits

Base and Top Annual Salaries

  • Base Annual Salary: $68,660.80
  • Top Annual Salary: $92,019.20

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

Assignment and 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 and 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.