We welcome applications and resumes for patrol deputy, detention deputy and control operator on a daily basis. Those application packets may be mailed, emailed or hand delivered to the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office. Applications are kept on file for a period of one year and are reviewed as vacancies arise. Make sure to indicate which position you are seeking in your cover letter.

The Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office utilizes a competitive step and grade pay scale and we offer a very comprehensive benefit package that includes affordable health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, vacation, sick leave and participation in the statewide law enforcement retirement system.

Starting salary for a patrol deputy is $54,184.46/year ($26.05/hr.) with no experience. Starting salary for a detention deputy is $51,573.54/yr. ($24.79/hr.) with no experience. Lateral pay is considered DOE for both patrol and detention positions.

The Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all positions require a thorough background check.

Mailing Address:
Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office
54 West 13th Street
Sheridan, WY  82801