The SAPD offers a number of incentive pay opportunities to recognize officers for their individual skills.
|Night Differential||$350 per month|
|Higher Education||Up to $350 per month|
|TCLEOSE Certification||Up to $240 per month|
|VA Certified||VA certified for full-time Veterans Administration Education Benefits|
|Language||$50 per month|
|Standby||$157 per month|
In addition to skill-specific incentive pay, the SAPD also provides a number of added benefits to recognize the dedication officers provide to the city of San Antonio.
|Insurance||Health, Dental and Optical insurance for officer and family (premiums paid at 100 percent). Life insurance for officer.|
|Accumulated Leave||Vacation, Holiday, Compensatory, Sick, Bonus and Fitness. Military leave is available for reserve component.|
|Leave Conversion||The City will buy back / convert in pay or other forms of leave up to 15 unused sick leave days per year.|
|Physical Fitness||Administrative leave up to five days annually for maintaining physical condition.|
|Clothing Allowance||$480 upon graduation and $960 annually|