Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

We are processing applications for FL Certified AND Non-Certified Police positions at this time.

Police Officer. To be a Police Officer and a member of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office law enforcement family means to be committed to hard work, be trustworthy and serve your community.Police officers. We hire ethical people who want the challenge of a demanding career and who will give the very best of themselves to our citizens. As a Police Officer, you will have many opportunities to develop skills and grow vocationally in a long term career. After completing two years in patrol, each officer has the opportunity to move to a different full time assignment or add specialty assignments that run parallel to their other duties.

These opportunities include:

The Consolidated City of Jacksonville is home to more than 850,000 residents. Every individual, family and neighborhood looks to every JSO Police Officer to provide leadership, protection and a true dedication to community service. A Police Officer's base salary is determined by a seventeen year career path. Police officers.Police Recruits (in the academy) receive a starting salary of $38,592 annually. Police Officers' (successfully completes police academy and field training program), receive $40,622 topping out at $66,528. Sergeants earn 17% above an officer's pay, and Lt's earn 17% above the salary of a sergeant. These base salaries typically increase every year in accordance with applicable collective bargaining agreements. In addition, those in the Police ranks may be eligible to receive education incentives. Other Pay premium include shift differential, working out-of-classification, state career incentives for advanced training, etc.



In addition, Non-Certified Police Applicants must have;
In addition, Certified Law Enforcement Officers must have;

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will sponsor recruit training for Non-Certified Police at the Northeast Florida Criminal Justice Training Center. Recruits will receive a salary and tuition will be paid to the candidates selected for the class.

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Police Recruiters:
(904) 713-4870

Northeast Florida Criminal Justice Training Center
JSO Recruitment Unit
4715 Capper Road Building P
Jacksonville, FL 32218