Commissioned police officers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 0431  ยท  Browse All Occupations

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Commissioned police officers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate police force administration and police activities such as maintaining law and order and detecting and preventing crime. They are employed by municipal, provincial and federal governments. This unit group includes officers from the rank of staff sergeant to police commissioner. Commissioned officers in the railway police are also included in this unit group.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Anti-gambling Section Inspector - Police
  • Assistant Chief Inspector - Police
  • Assistant Deputy Police Chief
  • Assistant Police Commissioner
  • Chief Detective - Police
  • Chief Inspector - Police
  • Chief Of Police
  • Chief Superintendent
  • Chief Superintendent - Police
  • Commanding Officer - Police
  • Deputy Chief Of Police
  • Deputy Police Chief
  • Detective Inspector - Police
  • Detective Sergeant - Police
  • District Police Chief
  • Drug Squad Inspector - Police
  • Firearms Section Inspector - Police
  • Harbour Police Chief
  • Headquarters Chief Inspector - Police
  • Headquarters Police Inspector
  • Investigative Inspector - Police
  • Police Captain
  • Police Chief
  • Police Chief - Regional Operations
  • Police Force Inspector
  • Police Inspector
  • Police Lieutenant
  • Police Staff Inspector
  • Police Superintendent
  • Precious Metals Theft Inspector - Police
  • Railway Police Chief
  • Railway Police Supervisor
  • RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) Commissioner
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Commissioner
  • Staff Inspector
  • Staff Inspector - Police
  • Staff Superintendent - Police
  • Superintendent - Police
  • Traffic Inspector - Police
  • Traffic Superintendent - Police
  • Chief Superintendent
  • Deputy Police Chief
  • Harbour Police Chief
  • Police Chief
  • Police Lieutenant
  • Police Superintendent
  • Railway Police Chief
  • RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) Commissioner
  • Staff Inspector

Requried Skills for Commissioned police officers

  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Service
  • Emergency Management
  • First Aid
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Teamwork

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for commissioned police officers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for commissioned police officers.

Gender Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for commissioned police officers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 10
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for commissioned police officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 10
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for commissioned police officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 10
Female 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for commissioned police officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 10
Self Employed 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for commissioned police officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 0
Unemployed 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for commissioned police officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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