Police Benefits

  • Beginning salary as a cadet is $34,252. When the training period is completed, salary will be $37,676.
  • State retirement plan
  • Mandatory retirement age of 60, 62 if in an administrative position
  • 12 vacation days and 12 sick days per year
  • 11 paid holidays a year
  • A medical insurance package is offered by the City of Clarksville at a minimal cost to the employee.
  • Longevity pay
  • Uniforms/equipment provided
  • Military, Reserve, National Guard Leave
  • Voluntary Incentive Program to maintain physical fitness
  • The Clarksville Police Department and the City of Clarksville are Equal Opportunity Employers

For a full description of employee benefits, please visit the City Employee Benefits Page