It may not be the main reason you joined the police service, but it’s still an issue close to many people’s hearts. So we’ve created a Pay Resource Page to help you understand some of the issues involving police remuneration.
Police Pay Rates 2018/19 – latest
The Government announced the most recent pay award in July 2018. Read more about the pay increase here.
Want to know what police officers get paid? Download the 2018/19 pay scales guide which lists the new salaries and bonuses by rank and paypoint.
Police Pay Rates 2017/18
Below, you can see what police officers were paid in 2017/18 as a result of the previous pay increase.
2017/18 Bonus Payment: In addition to the annual salaries below, officers were awarded an additional non-consolidated payment to the value of 1% of basic pay (using 2016/17 pay rates) for all officers at federated and superintending ranks to be paid monthly over the 12 month period.