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North Charleston raises ALL Police Officer Salaries

Attention all certified police officers and aspiring law enforcement professional! We’re thrilled to announce that Mayor Summery and the City Council have approved a remarkable $2.1 million increase in funding for police salaries. This strategic move is designed to reward our dedicated officers and to attract fresh talent into our law enforcement family.

As a part of this dynamic team, you will join forces with the best in the field. Together, we’re shaping the North Charleston Police Department into the finest law enforcement agency in South Carolina. Our dedication knows no bounds, and we look forward to welcoming you aboard.

Here’s a breakdown of the anticipated salary adjustments:

  • Starting Salary for Police Recruits: $50,478
  • Certified Police Officers: Start at $56,078 (a substantial $5,600 increase from the current starting salary)
  • All certified officers will receive an additional $5,600.
  • Corporals: $5,200
  • Sergeants: $5,000
  • Lieutenants: $4,000
  • Captains: $3,000

Your potential is our strength. Join us in making a difference and shaping a safer community for everyone. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity!