Trooper Benefits

   Salary Schedule

Effective September 1, 2013

  2014
Trooper-Trainee
(During recruit school training at DPS Academy)
$3,280.50
$39,366.00
PROBATIONARY TROOPER
(Upon Commission and field training period)
$3,583.92
$43,007.00
Trooper I
(After successful completion of 12 months probation to include field training period)
$4,328.58
$51,943.00
Trooper II
(4 years of Service)
$5,278.00
$63,336.00
Trooper III
(8 years of Service)
$5,653.75
$67,845.00
Trooper IV
(12 years of Service)
$5,903.50
$70,842.00
Trooper V
(16 years of Service)
$6,176.25
$74,115.00
Trooper VI
(20 years of service)
$6,328.92
$75,947.00
SERGEANT/AGENTS
(4 years of Service)
$5,911.50
$70,938.00
(8 years of Service) $6,312.08
$75,745.00
(12 years of Service) $6,570.83
$78,850.00
(16 years of Service) $6,861.08
$82,333.00
(20 years of Service) $7,032.08
$84,385.00

Salary is paid monthly

   Stipend

Troopers may be entitled to an education or peace officer certificate stipend and may be entitled to a bilingual proficiency stipend at the following per month ratios:

Education Stipend
Masters
$150.00
Bachelor
$100.00
Associate
$50.00
Certificate Stipend
Masters
$150.00
Advanced
$100.00
Intermediate
$50.00
Proficiency Stipend
Second Language
$50.00