The Lee County Sheriff’s Office has competitive benefits that include:

  • 100% of premiums paid for medical, dental and vision insurance for employees and dependents- A yearly value of approximately $9,600 for single coverage and $18,600 for family coverage
  • Tuition reimbursement program for qualified and approved education after 6 months of full time employment
  • Free use of our healthcare clinic for employee and dependents
  • Free use of on-site gym facilities
  • Paid life insurance for the employee
  • Retirement benefits from the Florida Retirement System (FRS)
  • Optional participation in a deferred compensation program
  • Annual paid time off:

 Civilian Personnel                                                        Certified Personnel

Sick leave: Up to 80 hours                                           Up to 84 hours

Personal leave: 100 hours                                           100 hours

Vacation leave for all full time members:

1-10 years of service: 3 weeks

11-19 years of service: 4 weeks

20 + years of service: 5 weeks