Join Our Team

The Shaker Heights Police Department is always looking for outstanding officers to join our team. We offer competitive benefits, top-notch training, and plenty of opportunity for advancement. 

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Advancement Opportunities

  • EDGE Swat Team
  • K-9 Unit
  • Negotiation Team
  • Mobile Field Force
  • Accident Investigation
  • Detective
  • Bike Patrol
  • Honor Guard
  • Promotion

Requirements

Competitive Compensation & Benefits

  • Salary range: Approximately $48,000-$77,500 depending on qualifications. Candidates can earn more with a degree: Add one percent with an associate’s degree; add two percent with a bachelor’s degree.
  • Top-notch training, educational incentives and career development program
  • Health insurance (medical, prescription, dental and vision ) and life insurance
  • Vacation, sick leave and 10 paid holidays
  • Uniform allowance
  • Longevity pay

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