Salary & Benefits

Honor Guard members in dress uniform marching on a sidewalk with ceremonial rifles and flagsSalary Range

$62,549 - $101,760

Additional Information

The Palm Beach Gardens Police Department is a dually accredited, professional, and respected police department with a number of opportunities for career enhancement and development.


  • 80 hours per year of in-service training
  • Competitive starting salary
  • Full uniforms, body armor, equipment and weapons:
    • 9mm Glock handguns
    • AR-15 patrol rifles
    • TASERs
    • Body worn camera
  • Fully equipped fitness club styled weight room / fitness center:
    • Cardio equipment
    • Cybex
    • Free weights
    • Full-sized locker room with shower facilities
  • Laptop computers
  • Military leave for training purposes
  • Modern, state-of-the-art police facilities:
    • Headquarters
    • Training facility
    • Communications center
  • Paid holidays and personal leave
  • Paid medical, dental and life insurance for employees with affordable, low cost family / dependent options
  • Salary incentives for college degrees and career development courses
  • Take-home patrol car (within specified distance from city limits)
  • Uniform care allowance ($100 per month, plus $125 per year for footwear)

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