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Law Enforcement Positions

Making a Difference!

The Orange County Sheriff's Office is seeking qualified candidates of the highest integrity for our sworn positions. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to reflect the rich diversity of our community. Using the best training and technology available, our sworn and civilian employees make a difference every day. Once hired, if you qualify, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office will facilitate the process to receive your $5,000 State of Florida Recruitment Bonus. Join our Team!

Current Openings

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Minimum Qualifications

for all Sworn Positions

  • Good work history
  • Accredited high school or GED diploma 
  • Must be able to comprehend and communicate fluently in verbal and written English
  • At least 20 years of age
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Valid driver's license for the last year
  • Must not have been convicted of a felony
  • Must not have been convicted of a misdemeanor involving moral character, false statements, perjury or domestic violence
  • Must not have received a dishonorable discharge from the United States Armed Forces
  • No illegal drug usage within the last year. Other drug usage will be evaluated on a case by case basis
  • Must be in good physical condition


All full-time employees of the Orange County Sheriff's Office receive an excellent benefits and compensation package.

  • $5,000 Recruitment Bonus for those who qualify

  • Sheriff contributes majority of cost for medical coverage

  • Life insurance and long term disability insurance is provided by Sheriff; employees may elect to purchase additional coverage

  • Retirement benefits are provided by the Florida Retirement System

  • Uniforms and other equipment furnished for some positions

  • Education incentive and reimbursement programs

  • 12 vacation days per year/accrues at 3.69 hours bi-weekly

  • Sick time accrues at 3.69 hours bi-weekly

  • 13 paid holidays per year

  • Gym facilities in many agency buildings

Sworn Pay

Once hired, if you qualify, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office will facilitate the process to receive your $5,000 State of Florida Recruitment Bonus. While attending the law enforcement academy, recruits receive a starting salary of $45,552 annually. During Field Training, first-year Deputies start at $52,520 and earn increases each year to a maximum base salary of $84,032. There are opportunities for additional pay to include certain shift and educational incentives.

At the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, there is tremendous room for growth.

Corporal pay range is $60,944 to $88,233 annually.

Sergeant pay range is $73,985 to $92,664 annually.

Lieutenant pay range is $102,211 to $110,572 annually.

Meet our Sworn Recruiters!

Sergeant Angel Cirino

[email protected]
(407) 415-1517


Rick Demarco

[email protected]
(407) 448-6804

Recruiter DeMarco specializes in questions from our candidates with military experience. He can answer questions with regards to military benefits.  DeMarco is a retired Master Sergeant from United States Marine Corps.  He proudly served in the USMC for 21 years.  

Christina Cordero

Christina Cordero

[email protected]

(407) 450-6158

Deputy Christina Cordero is a E-6, Technical Sergeant in the United States Air Force Reserves. She specializes in questions regarding deputies in the military reserves. 

Cindy Zayas

Cindy Zayas

[email protected]

(407) 450-6588