Career Choices with Bell County Sheriff's Department

To apply for a job with us, please go to this job board link to peruse what is open at this time.

BEGINNING SALARIES (Effective 10-1-18)
Correctional Officer begins $32,760.00/year
Courts & Transportation Deputy begins $40,008.00/year
Operations Deputy begins $40,968.00/year
Communication Specialist $27,432.00/year
Animal Control Officer $29,124.00/year


INCENTIVE PAY
Education Incentive:
        Associates or 60 hours - $90.00/month
        Bachelors or 120 hours - $120.00/month

Proficiency Certificates
                                     Jailer Intermediate - $25.00/month                 Deputy Intermediate - $60.00/month
                                     Jailer Advanced - $40.00/month                        Deputy Advanced - $75.00/month
                                     Jailer Master - $60.00/month                              Deputy Master - $100.00/month

                                                 SWAT - $35.00/month                                        FTO - $100.00/month


For detailed information on Sick, Vacation, Holiday Pay, Longevity, Workmen's Comp, Group Insurance & Retirement, see this link. We have accrued overtime and comp time options.


Holidays are designated by the Commissioner's Court each year and you can find the current list here.