Employment Benefits

A Police Officer works 40 hours per week plus pre-shift briefing and may be required to work overtime. The NFTA offers excellent benefits and salary.

SALARY – Starting Base Pay $45,572 - Top Base Pay $66,713


  • 12.5 floating holidays
  • Shift differential pay
  • Paid vacation days
  • Court and training pay
  • All uniforms and equipment provided
  • Uniform maintenance allowance
  • Dental, medical, optical and life insurance
  • Paid personal, sick, and bereavement leave
  • Compensatory time
  • Longevity pay
  • Optional 457
  • NYS Police and Fire Retirement benefits