The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office

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The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office, Florida USA

From the Emerald Coast waters of Navarre Beach to the farmlands of Jay Florida, we’ve got an amazing community. Large enough to stay busy yet small enough to have an amazing community supporting our Agency with a family atmosphere. What else could you ask for?

Join the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office

We are an equal opportunity employer and provider. Below are just some of the benefits of joining our team.

Paid Holidays

We offer 11 Paid Holidays per year, even if you don’t work the actual holiday.
For sworn positions that do work on a holiday, it’s paid at Double Time and a Half. 

No Income Tax

NO Florida State Income Taxes are taken out of your check.
 Florida Sales Tax: Santa Rosa County sales tax rate is 7%.


Some Benefits are FREE to employees. Family members can be included at reasonable rates. This includes Medical, Dental, and Vision. You have up to 3 Health Plan Options to choose from.


Retirement contribution is paid at the current State Rate and the Agency and 3% by the employee.

Deferred Comp

We also offer Deferred Compensation. This is a tax-deferred savings plan available for retirement purposes. The Agency offers a 10% match of your contributions at the end of the calendar year. 

Take Home Vehicle

Agency Take Home Vehicles. That’s right, you get to take your Agency vehicle home with you at the end of your shift.

Tuition Reimbursement

We offer Tuition Reimbursement at local college rates. Continuing Education is an important part of a modern-day Law Enforcement Agency.

Salary Incentive

There are also Salary Incentives for Training and Education. This is an added benefit to your paycheck.


Flexible Spending Accounts are also an option if you have a need for family health care spending, dependent care, and management.

Vacation Time

Vacation time? You get 104 vacation hours PER YEAR, which also increases over time. 
Employees also receive 104 Sick hours PER YEAR. 

Life Insurance

Free Life Insurance Policy for $25,000.00


Credit Union – Banking Services include checking, savings, and loans.


Free Duty Uniforms. we provide everything you need to preform your duties.


Free Gym available at the main Sheriff’s Administrative Facility. This is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Community Support

Our community support is second to none! Enjoy the patriotism and support of those we swore to protect. 

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