Officers in the Police Department are expected to work hard and provide a high quality of service to the community, making this a premier department in the region. Patrol officers work a 12-hour shift with varying days off.
Edina Officers earn some of the top salaries in the area:
Based on the 2021 contract, salaries range from approximately $66,650.62 - $91,446.29 with additional longevity pay after 4 years.
Officers working some special assignments receive an additional $375 per month.
Police Officer candidates can expect the following:
We are part owners in the South Metro Public Safety Training Facility, located in Edina. This combined public safety training center is operated by four police departments and three fire departments. Officers continually receive high level training to meet the demands of the changing world and expectations of our community. Instructors are brought in from across the country to teach the latest skills and techniques.