Deadline to Apply for Cadet Class 152 - Regular Academy (February 2024)

Male Austin Police Officer

The Austin Police Department is now hiring for our 151st Regular Academy - the deadline to apply is December 1, 2023. **Class starts February 12, 2024.** 

The Regular Academy is for new recruits who meet our minimum requirements and successfully complete our Hiring Process.

APD is pleased to announce a $15k Hiring Bonus to all eligible applicants. Police Officer Base Salary $70,580 - $102,112. Pay increases with promotions for each rank up to Commander. We offer monthly incentives for Education Pay, Bilingual Pay, Field Training Officer, Certificate Pay, Shift Differential and more...

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