Salary and Benefits

Salary and Benefits

At the City of Orangeburg Department of Public Safety, we offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package to our dedicated team members:

Competitive Salary: We provide competitive starting pay grades for both certified and non-certified officers, following the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) for regular and overtime pay.

Medical Insurance: You have the option to choose from two employer-paid Medical, Dental, and Vision plans, including High Deductible Health Plans (HDHP) and Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) plans. Family coverage is also available for purchase.

Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance: These critical insurances are provided by the employer.

Pension Plan: We offer participation in the SC Police Officer Retirement System and the SC State Firefighter's Association Retirement Fund, ensuring your financial security in the future.

State Deferred Compensation Plan: You can participate in this plan to further secure your financial future.

Short-Term Disability: This option is available for purchase to provide additional protection.

Paid Holidays: Enjoy 12 paid holidays each year.

Paid Annual Leave: Take advantage of paid annual leave.

Military Leave: We support our team members who serve in the military.

Flexible Spending Plan: This plan offers flexibility in managing your healthcare expenses.

Health Savings Account: Take advantage of an HSA to save for your medical expenses.

Employer Subsidized Health Club Memberships: Stay fit and healthy with our support.

Employee Discount for Hillcrest Golf Membership: Enjoy golfing at a discounted rate.

Tuition Assistance Program (EAP): Further your education with our tuition assistance program.

Employee Health Clinic: Access free healthcare services for you and your covered dependents.

We value our team members' well-being and financial security and strive to provide a competitive and supportive work environment. Join us and take advantage of these benefits as you embark on a rewarding career with the Orangeburg Department of Public Safety.

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1320 Middleton Street
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 533-5910

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