Applications for employment with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office must be obtained from the Jefferson County Personnel Board. Benefits for deputies include:

  • Group medical insurance
    Paid Holidays
    Paid vacation-regular employees accure vacation leave at the following rates
    0-12 years of service – 1 day/month
    12-25 years of service – 1.5 days/month
    25+ years of service – 2 days/month
  • Paid sick leave-regular employees accumulate one day of sick leave for each full calendar month of employment
  • Injury with paid leave
  • Pension plan.
  • Deferred compensation (voluntary)
  • Credit union – provides a variety of saving and investment accounts to its members
  • Uniforms
  • Clothing maintenance-$1,920 per year in addition to salary
  • Salary range $31,449 – $48,651 (2009)