Benefits and Compensation

police car


The Town of Addison offers competitive benefits and compensation packages.

Salary Information
Position Beginning Pay Maximum Pay
Police Cadet $61,557.75 --------------
Police Officer $69,279.44 $89,416.59


Certification Pay
Intermediate Peace Officer $50/month
Advanced Peace Officer $75/month
Master Peace Officer $100/month


  • The Addison Police Department offers lateral pay for those applicants with prior, full-time, law enforcement experience. This applies to both in and out of state, federal, state, and local jurisdictions.
  • For more information on lateral transfers and starting salaries, click here



  • Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) at a 2:1 matching rate contributed by the Town. 
  • Deferred Compensation 457 plan with matching funds up to 4%. 
  • The Town observes 10 holidays throughout the year, including a personal holiday for the employee's birthday.
  • Tuition reimbursement and grade bonuses. 
  • Employee health insurance premiums are almost completely paid for by the Town with substantial discounts for dependents and spouses.
  • Life insurance valued at 2x your annual salary is provided by the Town, at no cost to the employee. 


For more information on benefits, please click here