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PAY

Officers are covered by the Federal Way Police Officers Guild.  Membership is a requirement within 30 days of employment.


This information is supplied for a basic understanding of what is offered.  Please contact HR for Specifics and applicability.


Officers have 5 steps of pay.  Where you start will depend on your experience (Lateral Only)



Other contributors to base pay:


*Career Development (up to) 6.25% additional (after 5 years of qualifying Law Enforcement Experience)

$200 yearly credit towards police related equipment (along with quartermaster system)

AA Degree 2%

Bachelor’s Degree 4%

City Residency 1% (includes Take-home car)

On Call Pay 3% (Detectives, SWAT, MAIT, Total Station, K9)

FTO Pay 7% (with Student)

Out of Class 7% (hours spent)


Items included in this section are covered under contract and can change.   Every effort is made to keep this information updated, but applicant should contact the Recruiting Unit for the most updated information.

Date Effective

Step A

0-12 mos

Step B

13-24 mos

Step C

25-36 mos

Step D

37-48 mos

Step E *

48+ mos

January 2017

5248

5510

5983

6486

7040

January 2018

5327

5593

6073

6583

7146

July 2018

5407

5677

6164

6682

7253

New Contract Rate (as of 5/10/17)

$5000 Signing bonus for laterals

$5000 Signing bonus for laterals