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 1 year 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 Available  up to 80 hours  up to 84 hours
 Personal Available  100 hours  100 hours

 1 - 9          years of service  3 weeks
 10 - 19     years of service  4 weeks
 20 +          years of service  5 weeks