Auxiliary Officer

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Finance and Business
University Police and Public Safety


University Police has openings for the position of Student Auxiliary Officer. Auxiliary Officers are uniformed student employees who assist in providing security and traffic control on campus. Individuals in this position support University Police at campus events, including but not limited to: Intercollegiate Athletics (ICA) sporting events, HUB events, and Bryce Jordan Center events. Auxiliary Officers also provide security in and around the residence hall areas plus provide staffing for the Safe Walk service. All Auxiliary Officers are paid for training and are provided a uniform with the exception of footwear and an undershirt. All majors are encouraged to apply as are international students. Employees must be full-time Penn State students during the regular school year and willing to work varied hours during the day and night. Auxiliary Officers may be required to work mandatory work periods including: Ag Progress Days, Student Arrival Days, home football game weekends, THON weekend, State Patty’s weekend, and Blue and White weekend. If an Auxiliary Officer decides to work through the summer, they may additionally work: Spring Commencement, Happy Volley, PA Special Olympics, July 4th, and Arts Fest. This position may require operation of a motor vehicle as a part of the job duties, but a license is not a requirement of the position. If driving, a valid US driver’s license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required. All applicants must pass a standard background check.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088