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Roanoke County Police Pay Scale

Roanoke County's leadership understands the need for competitive salaries to retain and recruit police officers. The County has implemented a new Step Plan Payscale that recognizes both promotional levels and longevity. For more information, download the latest Police Officer Pay Step Structure.

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Benefits At A Glance

Roanoke County Police offers a generous benefits package to make the most of today's work/life balance while preparing for the future. Money-saving pre-tax benefits programs can save up to 30% off family and individual needs,  

  • 12 paid holidays per year for Uniformed Officers,
  • 20 flexible leave days per year,
  • Beneflex (pre-tax dollars for health, dental, and child care),
  • Deferred Compensation Program with Roanoke County Match,
  • Dental insurance,
  • Direct Deposit,
  • Employee Assistance Program,
  • Equipment and Uniforms provided by the department,
  • Financial Assistance for Continuing Education;
  • Health and Life insurance,
  • Take-home vehicle program,
  • Virginia Retirement System Benefits.
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  2. Professional Standards Unit

    Physical Address
    5925 Cove Road
    Roanoke, VA 24019

    Human Resources Phone

    Monday through Friday
    8:00 am to 5:00 pm


Nationally Accredited Law Enforcement Agency

The Roanoke County Police Department is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. The department has maintained national accreditation since November 1992.