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NYPD510
04-07-07, 11:59 PM
How much do you make after taxes and every during the academy monthly?

And how much do you make monthly after taxes after the academy?

Do you get a metrocard for transportation or some kind of car permit to park?

How many hours of overtime can you work a month?

And for some reason I cant reply to threads. It continues to give me a forbidden error message.


mikecrazy
04-08-07, 01:41 AM
Metrocard yes, parking permit no. Biweekly is like 640 after taxes or something close to it. Overtime is mandatory tours that they give you. I would say it's around 50 hours divided over the 5 months.

My honest opinion is if you are worried about the money do not take the job.

kazz
04-08-07, 02:38 AM
I guess for some it's a vocation and some its a job. But if you're planning your budget, it doesn't hurt to know these things.

It's how much you want to read into it I suppose. *LOL*

As a non-US member, what's a Metrocard? Is that for pubic tranpsort?

Do you work 8 / 10 or 12 hour shifts?

:-)


mikecrazy
04-08-07, 09:50 AM
8 hours 23 minutes.

Yes Metrocard is for public transportation. :)

NYCNinjaTurtle
04-08-07, 10:51 AM
Tours are 8hrs35m, not 8hrs23mins.

Norm357
04-08-07, 10:57 AM
I guess for some it's a vocation and some its a job. But if you're planning your budget, it doesn't hurt to know these things.

It's how much you want to read into it I suppose. *LOL*

As a non-US member, what's a Metrocard? Is that for pubic tranpsort?

Do you work 8 / 10 or 12 hour shifts?

:-)

Tell me more about this "pubic" transport. Sounds interesting.:p

mikecrazy
04-08-07, 11:59 AM
Tours are 8hrs35m, not 8hrs23mins.


Academy tours are 8 hours 23 minutes. I assumed that's what he was referring to since all his other questions were geared towards it.

I.E. 0707 x 1530, 1537 x 2400

unhcj
04-08-07, 01:17 PM
Where I work now there is almost no overtime available. If there is it goes to the most senior guys rightfully so. You will not get any OT unless you go to a busy house like 75,73,44 etc. What the recruitment ads say about overtime is a stretch so do not count on it to make ends meet.

unhcj
04-08-07, 01:18 PM
How much do you make after taxes and every during the academy monthly?

And how much do you make monthly after taxes after the academy?

Do you get a metrocard for transportation or some kind of car permit to park?

How many hours of overtime can you work a month?

And for some reason I cant reply to threads. It continues to give me a forbidden error message.

You cant reply until your name etc is approved.

phantasm
04-08-07, 02:11 PM
Tours are 8hrs35m, not 8hrs23mins.

8h23m = administrative tour = what you are in the academy.

NYPD510
04-08-07, 03:31 PM
So how much do you bring home monthly? after taxes?

NYPD510
04-08-07, 03:35 PM
Also, I read that benefits are included? How does the benefits work? And are they good?

And you get unlimited sick leave? how does that work?

How long is probation after the academy?

phantasm
04-08-07, 06:09 PM
Medical is provided through the city. Most cops go with GHI, which is about $3-4/check. Prescription/dental/eye is through the union. You'll learn about sick when you're in the academy, but yes, unlimited sick. Its something that doesn't sound that good until you need it (kind of like an insurance policy). You break a leg while skiing on vacation, you're out of work for 2 months, thats ok, you'll still get paid.

Probation is 2 years from date of hire + any time out sick or on vacation. For example you're hired Jan 1, 2008, during those 1 1/2 years on the street (2 years total) you use 6 weeks of vacation, and go sick for a total of 10 days. You are now on probation (in theory) until the end of February 2010, to make up for those 8 weeks (2 weeks sick, 6 weeks of vacation).

KiDWoNDeRZzZ
04-08-07, 07:14 PM
A lot of the questions you asked are already on the site. Do a search.

Also try the site.

http://www.nypd2.org/html/recruit/policeofficer.html

unhcj
04-09-07, 12:53 AM
So how much do you bring home monthly? after taxes?

What I bring home after taxes and what you will bring home is a HUGE difference!:D I think for a new recruit its about 640 after taxes but I could be wrong.

NYPD510
04-09-07, 01:14 AM
640 every two weeks? thats it? So they take about 360 out ever two weeks for taxes?

04SteveR6
04-09-07, 01:36 AM
640 every two weeks? thats it? So they take about 360 out ever two weeks for taxes?

Have you been hiding under a rock for the last 2 years?? lol Thats the sad truth pal, i am sorry that it shocks you. I am still wondering what is wrong with me for wanting the job so bad. I guess the pay doesn't really matter when your a young guy like me who has plenty of years to make up for it.

RsrvWatchDog
04-09-07, 07:14 PM
under paid, under appreciated.

You dont do for the money.

lax854
04-10-07, 07:21 PM
What I bring home after taxes and what you will bring home is a HUGE difference!:D I think for a new recruit its about 640 after taxes but I could be wrong.

nope you are on the ball! i take home 850 now out of the academy but that will be going down after deferred comp kicks in on my next check!

maz
04-11-07, 07:57 AM
What is defferred comp?

KiDWoNDeRZzZ
04-11-07, 05:00 PM
What is defferred comp?

Read up.

http://nyc.gov/html/olr/html/deferred/dcphome.shtml

Do it.

Norm357
04-11-07, 08:13 PM
nope you are on the ball! i take home 850 now out of the academy but that will be going down after deferred comp kicks in on my next check!


850.00 a pay period in NYC is a sin. City leaders should be ashamed.

danninator
04-11-07, 08:23 PM
im a part-time officer and im rtaking home a bigger paycheck. It always dumbfounds me that NY wants to pride themselves on the best but treats their cops as if they aren't worth ****. Those guys deserve triple what theyre starting at

phantasm
04-11-07, 10:43 PM
I can't post images here...
3187

Cash crunch

City cops won a significant pay raise, but their new salaries still trail many other major police departments around the nation:

Maximum base salary

Nassau $93,079
Suffolk $84,545
San Jose, Calif. $80,255
San Francisco $76,055
Port Authority $75,719
Los Angeles $71,090
Yonkers $68,579
Chicago $64,962
NYPD $59,588

Rookie salary

Suffolk $49,634
N.Y. State Police $48,907
MTA Police $33,000
Port Authority $32,500
NYPD $25,100
Nassau $23,000

Source: New York State Public Employment Relations Board

image from http://nycpba.org/archive/nyp/05/nyp-050629-perb.html
text info from http://nycpba.org/archive/nydn/05/nydn-050629-perb.html

nypd7748
04-11-07, 10:52 PM
I get 3,100 a month and I don't even show up. Plus in December I get the variable check suckers.

japrufrock
04-12-07, 10:31 AM
I heard Louisville KY is hiring and paying 42k for starters...