UNIFORM and equipment
Uniform Allowance: Yearly uniform allowance of $550.
Equipment issued by SPD: Glock 9 mm, or .40 caliber duty weapon and take home portable police radio. Laterals have options for .45 caliber.
VACATIOn and LEave
As part of the largest city in the Northwest, the City of Seattle offers generous leave and family coverage. Benefits begin the first day of Academy Training:
- 10 Paid Holidays plus
16 hours Personal Holiday
- 12 Days paid Vacation
- 12 Days paid Sick Leave
- Enrollment in Washington State LEOFF2 Retirement
- Deferred Compensation Plan
- Benefits start within 30 days of being hired.
- No extra cost for Dependants Coverage and Domestic Partner Coverage is available.
Retirement: LEOFF2 RETIREMENT
Dental: DELTA DENTAL | DENKOR
Relief Association: SPRA
Union Representation: SEATTLE POLICE OFFICER'S GUILD (Officers and Sergeants)