KCSO Application

Thank you for wanting to be a part of our team.  Please complete the departments application and forward it to us by email, U.S. Mail or hand deliver to our front office.

Email application to Lieutenant Kevin Lynch at kevin.lynch@kershaw.sc.gov

Mailing address-P.O. Box 70 Lugoff, SC 29078

Physical address-821 Ridgeway Rd, Lugoff, SC 29078

For more information contact Lieutenant Kevin Lynch at 803-425-1512 ext. 1139.

 

Kershaw County Sheriff's Office employment application

 

 

HIRING PROCESS

1.  Submission of employment application.  Applicant will be notified via email upon receipt of application.

2.  Aptitude Test

3.  Physical Fitness Test

4.  Initial Interview

5.  Polygraph Examination

6.  Background Investigation

7.  Pre-employment Physical

8.  Pre-employment Drug Test

 

KCSO Salary Scale 2019

                                                                BASE              MIDPOINT      MAXIMUM

Uncertified Deputy:                                  $30,000         N/A                       N/A

Deputy (Class III)/Records Clerk:     $30,000         $35,000             $40,000

Certified Deputy (Class I):                     $38,000         $41,500            $45,000               

Master Deputy/FTO:                               $40,000         $44,000             $48,000

Corporal/Investigator:                            $42,000        $46,000             $49,000

Sergeant:                                                         $45,000         $50,000             $55,000

Lieutenant:                                                     $50,000         $55,000             $60,000

Base salary plus the following:

Experience @ Current Position:

1-3yrs +1%, 4-6yrs +2%, 7-8yrs +3%, 9-10yrs +4%,

11-12yrs +6%, 13-15yrs +7%, 16+yrs +8%

Education (Lieutenants & Below):

Associate +2%, Bachelor +4%, Master +6%

Spanish Speaking:

+2%