When police earn overtime, they can take the pay or bank the hours as compensatory time to be taken as vacation or cashed out later, possibly at a higher pay rate. Comp time also is awarded for working a five-days-on, two-days-off (instead of four-days-on, two-days-off) schedule. The salary information contained herein includes 1997 through 2010.
Total earnings also include holiday pay, shift differential, longevity pay, retroactive settlements, and other items (not shown).
Information in this database was provided by the City of Rochester.