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Benefits and Salary - Communication Technician (911-Dispatcher)

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office offers an attractive and competitive benefits package.


  • Full Health Care Benefits: Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability options - some employee contribution required
  • Flexible Spending and Dependent Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Clothing and Equipment Allowance
  • Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • Paid Bereavement Leave
  • Paid Injury Leave
  • Paid Military Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • OPERS Retirement Plan
  • Deferred Compensation Program
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • College Tuition Reimbursement
  • 5-year continuous service bonus check with additional bonuses each year after
  • Shift Differential


  • 2023 Starting salary $27.19/hr or $56,555.20 annually. Wage step increases after one (1) year, three (3) years, and five (5) years. 
  • Shift Differential is $1.25 per hour for 2nd and 3rd shifts.

Communication Technician (911-Dispatcher) Probationary Period: One (1) year.