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Career Opportunities

The Sheriff's Office is announcing a new salary plus bonuses for Deputy Sheriffs. New employees can receive up to $6,000 for signing and $51,619 to $70,014 annually. Lateral transfers may apply.


Interested applicants must have the following qualifications:

  • Have a high school diploma, GED or an appropriate equivalent
  • Be at least 21 years of age at the time you submit your application
  • Satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical agility test and doctor's certification of fitness
  • Must be a citizen/applied for citizenship of the United States
  • Must be of good moral character and emotionally stable, as determined by:
    • A comprehensive background investigation
    • Polygraph examination
    • Psychological screening
    • Periodic drug testing

Benefits Package

  • 25-year retirement
  • Cleaning allowance
  • Dental, health and life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid training
  • Prescription plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Annual paid leave—Vacation, personal and sick

Paid Training

  • Active shooter
  • Firearms instruction
  • Taser certification


Learn more about the duties and responsibilities of the Sheriff's Office.


Current Job Opportunities

Applications are being accepted for the following positions:

Be sure to review the listing in its entirety to make sure you have the necessary experience required for the position. 


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Sheriff's Office

County Courts Building
Ground Floor
401 Bosley Avenue
Towson, Maryland 21204


Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

County Sheriff

R. Jay Fisher


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