Portland is located in Clackamas county and has a population of 529,121.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in police schools in Portland during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $18,618.00. The average tuition was $20,093.00 for non-residents studying in Oregon.
Books and supplies for police schools in Portland cost an average of $1,380.00. Students living on campus at police schools in Portland paid an average of $7,585.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,820.00. There are three police colleges in Portland for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 198 students completed police programs in Portland.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$82,580.00||630|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$50,910.00||1,640|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$73,280.00||390|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$62,850.00||2,800|