Philadelphia has a population of 1,517,550 and is located in Philadelphia county.
Police schools in Philadelphia charged students an average tuition of $19,280.00 if they were Pennsylvania residents, and $19,918.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for police schools in Philadelphia is $1,257.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Philadelphia was $10,056.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,708.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are three police colleges in Philadelphia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 287 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Philadelphia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$73,890.00||1,820|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$58,870.00||11,430|
|Transit and Railroad Police||$69,060.00||90|