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Salary & Benefits

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Sworn Officer Salary Ranges

  Police Officer

 $44,188 - $65,145

 Master Police Officer 

 $52,015 - $76,760
 

 Corporal

 $61,610 - $88,375 
 

 Sergeant 

 $67,670 - $96,960
 

 Captain 

 $80,800 - $116,150
 

 Major

 $90,900 - $128,775
 

 Deputy Chief

 $95,950 - $136,350
 

 Chief of Police

 $122,724 - $177,342

Benefits

  • On-site health clinic for employees & covered dependents
  • On-site fitness center, lifestyle coaching and health management resources
  • PPO and Qualified High Deductible (QHDP) medical plans, Dental, Vision
    • Health plans start at $78 a month for single, $226 a month for family
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for health and dependent care expenses 
  • Health Savings Account for QHDP participants
    • The City contributes $500 annually for employee only coverage 
    • The City contributes $1,000 annually for employee +1 or family coverage
  • Term life insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • Nationwide pet insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Lenexa Recreation Center discount
  • 9 paid holidays annually
  • 80 hours of paid vacation per year, increasing annually
  • 96 hours of paid sick leave per year, with no maximum accumulation 
  • 16 hours of paid personal time per year
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 9-Hr patrol shifts (3-day weekend every other week)
  • All uniforms, equipment, laundry services provided
  • Stipend for foreign language proficiency
  • Paid membership in Kansas Peace Officers Association
  • Quarterly fitness test to receive paid day off
  • Paid overtime for hours worked in excess of regular shift

Supplemental Savings Options

Deferred Compensation: 457(b) traditional and 457(b) Roth options
401(a) - receive automatic 4% contribution from City of Lenexa, with up to additional 2% match based on 457(b) participation

Retirement

Sworn Officers: Kansas Police & Fire state pension system

Civilian Personnel: Kansas Public Employee Retirement System 


Civilian Positions & Salary Ranges

For salaries and job descriptions of civilian positions in the Lenexa Police Department, visit Civilian Positions.