Police Officer

Carlsbad Police Department | Public Safety

Average Wage for this Career:

$93,799* *This figure represents the median wage for this career in San Diego County and not the wages of any specific interviewee

Occupational Outlook:


About Police Officer

Meet Kalyn Benavidez, a Police Officer for the Carlsbad Police Department. If you have a service mind-set, are a team player, motivated and can make quick decisions, public safety may be for you. This career is about making your community a better place. If that fits you, you should learn more about Kalyn’s job.

Education Resources

Bachelors in Criminology and Justice
CSU San Marcos

Police Academy
Palomar College

Administration of Justice Programs
MiraCosta College

Police Academy
San Diego Miramar College