Lower Suffolk County Police Departments wages and salarys
The average salary and benefits of a current Suffolk County Police officer is over $160,00 a year. In the department there are around 2,500 officers. If each individual salary would be lowered by 5 percent there would be around $20,000,000.00 saved from the peoples tax dollars. This money could be used where the money is more needed: Schools, Sanitation, ETC.