Professional Staff

Becoming an MPD Professional Employee

Each day, approximately 650 professional staff serve the Metropolitan Police Department in a broad variety of engaging positions ranging from administrative, technical and operational positions to strategic and senior leadership positions. Every member plays an integral and important role in the day-to-day operations of the Department, and MPD actively recruits and seeks qualified applicants to serve in civilian capacities.


  • Annual Leave
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Competitive Salary
  • Dental Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Health Insurance
  • Language Stipend Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance Program
  • Optical Coverage
  • Paid holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan

To Apply

To formally apply for a professional staff position at MPD, please visit