Salary & Benefits

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Sworn Officer Salary Ranges

  Police Officer

 $51,116 - $71,660

 Master Police Officer 

 $59,817 - $84,436


 $66,231 - $92,500 


 $75,790 - $100,000


  • 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
    • Health plans start at $82 a month for single, $237 a month for family
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for health and dependent care expenses 
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Health Savings Account for QHDP participants
    • The City contributes $1,500 annually for employee only coverage 
    • The City contributes $2,000 annually for employee +1 or family coverage
  • Term life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Voya Compass accident, critical illness, and hospital indemnity plans
  • Nationwide pet insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Lenexa Recreation Center discount
  • 11 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
  • Shift differential pay
  • 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


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.