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How much money does a police captain earn?

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01/14/2007

Depends on how big the department is, and what rank the captain really is. If it's a small department, a captain might only be in charge of 4 or 5 guys. In a larger department (500+) a captain, or commander, or whatever the tital, would usually make in the 70-90k per year salary range.