The Allen Police Department offers competitive salaries and benefits. The salary for police department recruits is $66,379/year. Sworn officers’ salaries range from $69,145 to $90,653 based on a step grade system.
Successful police candidates receive salary and benefits while attending the Police Academy as well as in-house TCOLE training and certification pay. Intermediate Certificate is $50 monthly, Advanced is $100 monthly and Masters is $150 monthly. All positions receive paid vacation and holidays, along with life, health, and dental insurance. Longevity pay ($4 per month of service) is also provided as a yearly bonus.
The City of Allen participates in the Texas Municipal Retirement System and offers a 2-1 match upon retirement.