Salary:

During academy: $32.42 per hour/$67,278 Annually

Step 1 (after academy): $39.31 per hour/$81,778 Annually (Not including incentives)

Top-step Officer (includes incentives & longevity): $56.90 per hour/$118,355 Annually 


Incentive pay:

FFPD offers a percentage based incentive for both education and POST certificate


1%2.5%3.5%5%6%7.5%
Intermediate POSTAAAA and Intermediate POSTBABA and Intermediate POSTBA and Advanced POST

OR Advanced POST
OR AA and Advanced POST



IMPORTANT NOTE: This position is represented by Fairfield Police Officers' Association (FPOA). Current FPOA members are under contract for a 3% @ 50 PERS retirement formula and are considered "classic" members. Due to the Public Employees' Pension Reform Act of 2013 / Assembly Bill 340, effective January 1, 2013, the retirement formula for all new PERS safety members is 2.7% @ 57. New PERS safety members are required to pay 11.5% contribution towards PERS.


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