Deputy Sheriff (Entry Level)

San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Sheriff's Office

Salary range: $86,554.00 – $110,526.00.

Essential Functions:

  • Supervising people in San Francisco County Jails.
  • Managing justice-involved people in alternatives to incarceration.
  • Providing law enforcement services at high-profile public location.


  1. Applicant must be at least 20 years old at the time of application and 21 years old at the time of appointment. There is no maximum age limit.
  2. Applicant must be a United States citizen at the time of appointment.
  3. Applicant must NOT have been: Convicted of a felony; Convicted of any misdemeanor that carries a penalty of prohibiting ownership, possession or control of a firearm; Convicted of an offense involving domestic violence; or Restricted from employment with the City & County of San Francisco.
  4. Applicant must possess and maintain a valid driver license at the time of appointment.
  5. Applicant must possess a U.S. high school diploma or have passed an equivalency test (GED or California High School Proficiency Examination), or possess a two-year or four-year degree or higher from an accredited college or university.
  6. One (1) year (equivalent to 2,080 hours) of any verifiable and satisfactory work experience, or one (1) complete year of any verifiable course work from an accredited U.S. college or university (30 semester hours/45 quarter units), or an equivalent combination.