Police Officer

Costa Mesa, CA
Costa Mesa Police Department

Essential Functions:

  • Proactively patrolling to safeguard the community.
  • Answering calls for service.
  • Responding to emergencies.
  • Investigating crimes.
  • Keeping the peace.
  • Building relationships with our citizens.


Police Recruit (during Academy attendance)
$30.00 per hour

Sworn Police Officer (upon completion of Academy)
$90,816 to $121,692 per year*

*Upcoming pay increase:

  • 4.25% July 2024