Annual Leave/Sick Leave/Paid Time Off

The County offers annual leave and sick leave or paid time off for eligible employees to cover time off for vacation, absences for personal reasons, and paid time off for health-related reasons. Most eligible employees earn the equivalent of 1 day of leave per month, or 12 days per year, based on annual authorized hours. 

Civil Leave

Civil leave may be used by eligible employees while serving on a jury or attending court as a witness under subpoena.

Funeral Leave

Eligible employees are provided funeral leave for up to 3 days per death of an immediate family member.

Military Leave

Military leave may be used by eligible employees who are a member of the organized reserve forces of any of the armed services of the United States, National Guard, or naval militia to provide paid absences of up to 15 days per Federal fiscal year when called to active duty for training or when called by the Governor to serve during a disaster. 

School Leave

Eligible employees are provided up to 8 hours of paid leave per fiscal year to meet with their child’s teacher, attend a school function in which their child participates, or volunteer at a school.


The County observes the following 12 paid holidays per year:
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day