Wages/Salary Compensation

The Winter Park Police Department hiring standards are strict and employees are compensated accordingly.

  • First year salary @ $50,375 (For an officer assigned to the Patrol Division)
  • Higher pay for Law Enforcement experience
  • Off-duty detail rate starts @ $40/hour & Holiday rate @ $62/hour
  • Advanced education incentive up to $1,560/year
  • Full pension eligibility 20+ years of service
  • Career Development Pay increase @ 5% at 5 & 10 years
  • Paid dry cleaning + shoe allowance @ $120
  • Take-home vehicle upon completion of FTO Program
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Health, dental & vision plans available
  • Onsite healthcare clinic