Wages and Benefits

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The Doraville Police Department offers police officers many benefits that are competitive with other law enforcement agencies nationwide.


  1. Competitive Salary (Starting range between $36,000 & $42,000)* - *Note: Salary shown is post-academy for Basic Recruits
  2. Favorable Rotating Schedule
  3. Retirement plan
  4. Health & Life Insurance
  5. Voluntary deferred compensation plan 
  6. Life insurance 
  7. Opportunities for promotional advancement 
  8. Ten paid holidays 
  9. Personal Time Off (vacation, ill time, holidays, personal days, bereavement) 
  10. Ongoing training opportunities 
  11. Military leave 
  12. Direct payroll deposit program 
  13. Uniform/clothing allowance