Salary & Benefits

Salary Information

$5,238.72- $6,984.88 Monthly (2017 rates)

Benefit Information

Paid Leave: Vacation leave, sick leave, and holiday provisions are determined through collective bargaining for affiliated employees.  Collective Bargaining Agreements can be found on the Human Resources website.  Currently, regular, full-time City employees receive 8 hours of sick leave per month and 12 holidays per year, and vacation days are earned at the rate designated by city policy or collective bargaining agreement.

Retirement: Puyallup Police Officers are mandatory members of the State of Washington Law Enforcement Officers’ and Firefighters’ Retirement System (LEOFF). Employees and the City jointly contribute to the plan.

Group Insurance: Currently, full-time, regular-status employee benefits include City paid medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their dependents, plus life and long-term disability insurance coverage for employees.

Equipment: Officers are assigned a take-home patrol car, Glock pistol, AR-15 rifle, portable radio, laptop computer, and all uniforms are provided.