🚨 IMPORTANT INFORMATION 🚨
In order to be considered for a July or August academy class you MUST APPLY BEFORE May 21.
This is due to a brief recruitment & hiring blackout period between 5/22 & 6/7.
The City of Phoenix will be implementing a Classification & Compensation study during this time.
Recruitment and hiring will resume on 6/8.
PHXPD is currently introducing a new hiring process. As a pilot-program, we are replacing the written exam with an online application with enhanced screening.
PHXPD is the highest-paying law enforcement agency in Arizona! A Recruit's starting salary is
$33.01/hour ($68,661 annually). An Officer's maximum salary is $50.74/hour ($105,539 annually). With differential pay, overtime, a bilingual language bonus, and a
$7,500 hiring bonus your earning potential is even higher. Besides a generous salary, enjoy other fantastic benefits, including tuition reimbursement, a retirement plan, plus much more.
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Complete AZPOST Personal History Packet
Complete Online Application and Screening: Search for "Police Recruit": Visit jobs website.
Peace Officer Physical Aptitude Test (POPAT)
Controlled Substance Screening
Learn more about the Steps in the Hiring Process.
Will be scheduled by your background investigator during the hiring process.
Need help getting ready for the POPAT? Come workout with recruiters and learn techniques to pass the events in the POPAT.
SWET sessions are a physical fitness event. Come dressed in appropriate workout attire. This event is for applicants interested in applying for the position of Police Recruit.
Registration is required. No kids under the age of 18 are allowed to attend.
10001 S. 15th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85041 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - FridayEmail us at JoinPHXPD@phoenix.gov
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Equal Employment Opportunity Plan (PDF)
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