The information provided below is for general information purposes only. The following is a highlight of the advantages that await you as an employee of the city. Full details are contained in the legal documents that govern our individual plans, policies and procedures. The City of Grand Prairie reserves the right to change or alter this information at any time. The receipt of this information does not constitute an offer of employment or an employment contract.
Accrual Rate for Civil Service - Police/Fire (40 hr/week)
Military veterans hired as police recruits can receive additional pay from the VA, under the GI Bill, while they are attending the Grand Prairie Police Academy.
The Grand Prairie Police Department offers a Lateral Entry Program for experienced Police officers.
A Take-Home Vehicle Program is available for Patrol Officers.
Police Officer starting salary $66,787. Effective October 2021.
1525 Arkansas Lane
Grand Prairie, TX 75052