Police Officer

The Daly City Police Department is a progressive police agency dedicated to serving and protecting our community. The Police Department consists of 111 sworn officers and serves a population of 107,000.


The Department enjoys a generous salary and benefit package that includes:

  • $1,000 annual uniform allowance
  • $10,000 hiring incentive
  • $4,200 annual specialty pay
  • 95% paid medical at Kaiser Permanente rate
  • Annual Salary: $110,132 to $142,583
  • Collateral opportunities:
    • Crime Suppression
    • Detective
    • Honor Guard
    • Hostage Negotiator
    • K-9
    • Motor
    • School Resource
    • SWAT
    • Task Force Officers
  • Flexible Work Schedule: 3/12.5 or 4/10 hour shifts
  • On-duty wellness program


For further information on current openings, please contact the Daly City Human Resources Department. Visit CalOpps and select "Police Officer Trainee" to start your application.

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