Trooper Benefits

Salary Schedule

Effective September 1, 2013
  2013 2014
Trooper-Trainee
(During recruit school training at DPS Academy)
$3,131.33
$37,576.00
$3,280.50
$39,366.00
PROBATIONARY TROOPER
(Upon Commission and field training period)
$3,421.00
$41,052.00
$3,583.92
$43,007.00
Trooper I
(After successful completion of 12 months probation to include field training period)
$4,131.83
$49,582.00
$4,328.58
$51,943.00
Trooper II
(4 years of Service)
$4,749.75
$56,997.00
$5,278.00
$63,336.00
Trooper III
(8 years of Service)
$5,098.50
$61,182.00
$5,653.75
$67,845.00
Trooper IV
(12 years of Service)
$5,333.42
$64,001.00
$5,903.50
$70,842.00
Trooper V
(16 years of Service)
$5,586.17
$67,034.00
$6,176.25
$74,115.00
Trooper VI
(20 years of service)
$5,724.08
$68,689.00
$6,328.92
$75,947.00
SERGEANT/AGENTS
(4 years of Service)
$5,340.42
$64,085.00
$5,911.50
$70,938.00
(8 years of Service) $5,710.92
$68,531.00
$6,312.08
$75,745.00
(12 years of Service) $5,953.67
$71,444.00
$6,570.83
$78,850.00
(16 years of Service) $6,222.33
$74,668.00
$6,861.08
$82,333.00
(20 years of Service) $6,376.83
$76,522.00
$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