Join the Pasadena Police Department and be a part of something greater. Exciting opportunities, competitive salary, and a supportive team await you.

The Pasadena Police Department is hiring, and if you’re willing to stand for something greater, we want you on our team!

We’re currently recruiting for both Basic and Modified Police Academies. As a member of our department, you’ll have opportunities for growth, learning, and specialization within various divisions. As a new officer, you’ll start with a competitive salary of $73,442 a year and a $10,000 signing bonus. For lateral hires, we offer a salary match up to 5 years of service, with a maximum starting salary of $86,485. When you join the Pasadena Police Department, you become part of a team dedicated to serving and protecting our community.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including extensive paid time off, a generous retirement plan, and a flexible policy on beards and tattoos. Being a police officer is more than just a job – it’s a calling.

Take the first step by taking the Civil Service exam on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 6:00 P.M. at Campbell Hall (7601 Red Bluff Rd.). Visit our website to register for the exam by June 13, 2024. For any questions or assistance, our Personnel and Training staff is here to help at 713-475-4824.

Pasadena Police Department

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