Salary Schedule

The JPSO strives to provide a competitive salary for all of its positions, whether civil, corrections, law enforcement or other. Below is a salary schedule for selected positions:

Position Annual Base Pay Annual State Pay * Total Pay

Recruit

$27,445

N/A

$27,445

Deputy 1**

$36,015

$6,000

$42,015

Deputy 2**

$37,905

$6,000

$43,905

Deputy 3**

$39,900

$6,000

$45,900

Deputy 4**

$42,000

$6,000

$48,000

Corrections 1

$28,640

N/A

$28,640

Corrections 2

$30,145

N/A

$30,145

Corrections 3

$32,930

$6,000

$38,930

Corrections 4

$34,300

$6,000

$40,300

911 Call Taker

$29,000

N/A

$29,000

911 Dispatcher

$32,500 

$6,000

$38,500

Clerk 1

$20,800

N/A

$20,800

Clerk 2

$22,300

N/A

$22,300

Clerk 3

$23,800

N/A

$23,800

Clerk 4

$25,300

N/A

$25,300

Clerk 5

$26,800

N/A

$26,800

Clerk 6

$28,600

N/A

$28,600


Please note that these rates reflect only the base pay. JPSO also pay longevity pay at the rate of $40 per month for each year of service. Thus, after 1 year, longevity pay is $40 per month, after 2 years to $80 per month, etc.

*POST certified officers, serving in a law enforcement capacity, also receive Deputy Sheriff's supplemental pay from the State of Louisiana. This equates to $6,000 per year.

**Based on a 14 day, 84 hour work period