Police Officer Compensation and Benefits

Salary range:  $66,635 to $91,062 in steps; plus a comprehensive benefit package (pending change to contact). Longevity pay after ten years of service.

Police Pension Fund: 9.91% employee contribution.  Eligible for retirement at age 55 with minimum of 20 years of service.

Section 457 Investment Plans:  The city offers three deferred compensation plans.  Invest money pre-tax.

Health Insurance:  PPO and HMO plan (20% employee contribution currently required).

Vacation:  2 weeks after one year of employment.  One week increases after each 7 years up to a maximum of 5 weeks.

Sick Leave:  Accrued at the rate of 2 ½  weeks per year

Holidays:  The city observes twelve paid holidays per year

Tuition Reimbursement: $1,500 per year

Employee Assistance:  Counseling and other services for employees and family members.

Open Schedule:  Request eight days off every 28 days