Compensation and Benefits

CONNECTICUT STATE POLICE TROOPER BENEFITS SUMMARY


SALARY

  • $40,383 annual salary while in the Academy
  • $55,756 following graduation from the Academy (as of 12/31/2016)
  • Overtime
  • Shift Differential $.75 per hour

STATE CAR & GASOLINE

  • State issued equipment, off-duty use of assigned vehicle in     accordance  with currentrules and regulations

FREE UNIFORMS & DRY CLEANING

  • Cleaning stipend of $500.00 per year for specific non-uniformed positions
  •     Safety shoes and equipment stipend of $125.00 per year.

MEAL ALLOWANCE

  • $18.88 per day for meal allowance (as of 12/23/2016)

MEDICAL & DENTAL BENEFITS

  • Two (2) Health Plans and two (2) Dental Plans from which to choose

PAID TIME OFF

  • 12 vacation days per calendar year
  • 15 sick days per calendar year
  • 12 holidays per calendar year
  • 3 personal leave days per calendar year
  • Workers’ Compensation if injured on the job

EDUCATION INCENTIVES

  • $500.00 lump sum payment for Bachelor Degree in a job related discipline
  •      Career Development Training Day - one day with pay to attend training
  •      Tuition Reimbursement 

RETIREMENT BENEFITS

  •     State Pension
  •     Prior military service may be credited
  •     Health insurance at retirement & minimal cost for dental insurance

INSURANCE BENEFITS

  • Life Insurance available at group rate, Short & Long Term Care Insurance available

*DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLANS * MEDICAL FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT *
* CREDIT UNIONS DIRECT DEPOSIT * DEPENDENT CARE-
ASSISTANCE PROGRAM * OFFICER NEXT DOOR PROGRAM *
* EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM *


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