Tampa is located in Hillsborough county and has a population of 303,447.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in police schools in Tampa during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,050.00. The average tuition was $14,666.00 for non-residents studying in Florida.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Tampa is $1,144.00. Students living on campus at police schools in Tampa paid an average of $8,078.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,926.00. Students have a choice of two police colleges in Tampa to attend. Police programs in Tampa reportedly graduated 196 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$88,250.00||330|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$46,100.00||3,010|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$67,440.00||1,040|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$57,070.00||5,030|