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Metropolitan Police is responsible for law enforcement in London.met.police.uk
What’s the pay at Metropolitan Police?
The average pay at Metropolitan Police is between £11.54 and £23.08 per hour.
Last updated 14 March 2023
What is the Real Living Wage?
The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.
|Location||Real Living Wage|
|Rest of the UK||£10.90|
What is the legal minimum wage?
The minimum wage is the legal minimum you must be paid per hour.
|Age group||Legal minimum wage|
|23 or older||£9.50|
How we know this
Based on 55 job reviews from people who work at Metropolitan Police.
More about pay at Metropolitan Police
Which public sector bodies pay most?
- Westminster City Council Pay £8.94–24.78 per hour
- Scottish Prison Service Pay £11.67–20.01 per hour
- Croydon Council Pay £10.40–25.96 per hour
- London Fire Brigade Pay £14.60–19.05 per hour
- Police Scotland Pay £11.05–20.38 per hour
- Sussex Police Pay £10.80–22.30 per hour
- Border Force Pay £10.00–20.12 per hour
- House Of Commons Pay £10.01–17.25 per hour
- HM Prison and Probation Service Pay £10.07–17.26 per hour
- West Midlands Police Pay £10.97–25.28 per hour
What people are saying about pay at Metropolitan Police
The annual pay and work days to rest days ratio
Metropolitan Police Detention officer, January 2021