Baltimore City Police Career Opportunities
Be a part of the greatest comeback story in America.
Baltimore City Police officers have one of the most important, challenging, and rewarding jobs serving Baltimore communities.
Starting annual salary: $53,512.
Top officers can earn up to $92,548/year.
Every sworn officer starts their career in patrol. After completing 3 years of service, officers are eligible to take the Sergeant’s examination. Sergeants are eligible to take the Lieutenant’s examination after completing 2 years of service as a Sergeant.
The BPD is an equal opportunity employer. Employees who have been with the city for at least one year are eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid family and medical leave.
For more information:
- BPD Recruitment Packet (4 MB PDF) – portions of this vertical digital file are best viewed horizontally when printed out