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Boston police among highest paid in nation

By Rick Klein and
Kevin Joy
Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent / March 29, 2004

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With high base salaries, opportunities to work lucrative construction details, and one of the nation's most generous overtime programs, Boston's rank-and-file police officers brought home $78,906 on average in 2002, and those who earned higher-education degrees made considerably more. The full compensation package makes Boston officers among the best-paid big-city cops in the nation, according to information compiled by the ... (Full Article: 955 Words)

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