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Texas Tech Police

 

SALARIES
    
Uniformed   Civillian  
Police Officer I $33,996 Senior Evidence Technician $30,120
Police Officer II $38,676 Communications Supervisor $30,120
Senior Police Officer (Corporal) $43,452 Communications Operator $24,684
Sergeant $46,796 Senior Business Assistant $20,500
Lieutenant $58,500 Senior Guard $23,816
Captain $67,275 Guard $20,778
       
       
A Police Officer I receives a step increase to Police Officer II after completion of one (1) year of service after being released from the FTO program and a satisfactory record of performance.
       
Overtime  
Overtime assignments are available for all employees throughout the year.
   
Field Training Officers
Officers assigned as Field Training Officers receive $600.00 extra per year.
   
Longevity Pay  
Eligible employees are paid $20 per month for every two years of lifetime service credit and receive an increase for each additional two years of service, up to and including 42 years of service in accordance with the Texas Goverment Code, Section 659.044.
 
Certificate pay
Officers and Communications Operators will receive an additional annual compensation for the completion of additional TCLEOSE proficiency beyond Basic.
   
Officers   Communication Operators  
Basic Peace Officer Certification N/A Basic Telecommunicator Certification N/A
Intermediate Peace Officer Certification $500 Intermediate Telecommunicator Certification $500
Advance Peace Officer Certification $1,000 Advance Telecommunicator Certification $1,000
Master Peace Officer Certification $1,500    
       
Uniforms and Equipment
The department issues uniforms, duty gear and weapons. Uniformed employees (Officers, Guards,ect...) receive $1200 per year clothing allowance and Dispatchers receive $500 per year.
     
Hazardous Duty Pay
Eligible employees are paid $10 for each 12-month period of lifetime service credit (not to exceed $300 per month) in accordance with Texas Government Code, Section 659.305.
 
Educational Incentive    
Any employee who completes a degree program after beginning employment with the Texas Tech Police Department will receive additional compensation.
 
Associate Degree - $500
Bachelor's or Master's Degree - $1,000    
     
Employees pursuing a degree are eligible to receive a Tuition Fee Waiver for three (3) credit hours for the fall and spring semesters while attending classes at Texas Tech University. Additionally, an employee's dependents are eligible for scholarship programs through the university.