Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation
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Starting Salary


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Holiday Pay
Double time and a half
Overtime Pay Time and a half
Court Compensation Off-duty 3 hrs. minimum at overtime rate or leave compensation
Shift Differential Evenings - $1.70 per hr.
Midnights - $2.50 per hr.
Uniform Allowance
$1,070 total per year
$1,120 total per year for Special Services personnel
Annual Leave
1-3 years = 120 hrs. per year
4-14 years = 160 hrs. per year
15+ years = 208 hrs. per year
Sick Leave
120 hrs. per year
Personal Leave
3 days per year
60% with 25 years of credited service
2% for each year after 25 years with max. of 70%
Health Insurance
Numerous HMO’s, Dental and Optical Plans
Life Insurance &
A.D. & D
2X base salary $200,000 max./Plus $50,000
Take Home Vehicle
Bi-County, Off-Duty Use
(per division regulations)
Graded Patrol Officer Program Opportunity to obtain promotions through the rank of Corporal through a non-competitive process
Tuition Assistance Program Up to $1,700 per year (pending available funds)
Fit Test Incentive Program
Annual program with incentives up to $400 per year
Multilingual Pay Proficient officers $900 lump sum payment (testing required)