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Tipp City Police Department Pay & Benefits

City Population    9,689 as of 2010 Census   
 Personnel   Sworn full-time                 19
Civilian full-time                3
Civilian part-time              1  
 Job Description Police Officer
 Residency Miami County and Adjoining Counties  
 Compensation  Entry Level Rate              $ 25.10 per hour
Maximum Rate                $ 33.11 per hour   
 Education Incentive Cost of tuition and books reimbursed for job- related courses leading to a degree based on grade received
(A=100%, B=85%, C=75%). Upon receipt of degree, additional compensation as follows:
Associate Degree –   $.20 per hour
Bachelor Degree  –   $.40 per hour
 Shift Differential Afternoon shift    –   $.20 per hour
Midnight shift     –   $.40 per hour 
 Overtime Time and one-half (1½) for hours worked over 80 per pay period. 
 Compensatory Time At employee’s option in lieu of overtime pay at the rate of time and one-half (1½). The maximum number of
hours that can be  accumulated is 80.  120 Hours used each year. 
 Holiday Pay 9 Holidays, employee receives 8 hours pay for the holiday plus time and one-half (1½) first 8 hours
worked on the holiday and double time for any additional hours worked.   
 Court Time 3 hour minimum 
 Personal Hours 32 hours per year
 Clothing Allowance New employee provided with all necessary uniforms and equipment. After first year annual allowance of
$650 is provided. Any unused portion carried over to following year.     
 Off-Duty Gun Allowance Up to $300 is provided for purchase of off-duty weapon.   
 Sick Leave 12 days per year, unlimited accumulation 
 Health/Dental Insurance Employee pays 12 % of premium cost. 
 Life Insurance  $35,000
 Vacation Leave     After Completion of:    Entitlement:                  

  1 – 6 years                         80 hours
  7 – 13 years                      120 hours
  14 – 22 years                    160 hours
  23rd year and after           200 hours 
  Maximum accumulation limited to 120 hour


Chief of Police

Eric Burris



Upcoming Events

Capital Improvement Plan Workshop

Sep 25, 2017 | 260 S. Garber Drive
The Capital Improvement Plan Workshop will begin at 3pm and be held at the Tipp City Government Center 260 S. Garber Drive Tipp City, OH 45371

Restoration Board

Sep 26, 2017 | 260 S Garber Drive
7:30 PM at the Tipp City Government Center     The Restoration Board meeting is held on the fourth Tuesday each month.

City Council

Oct 2, 2017 | 260 S. Garber Drive
City Council Meetings begin at 7:30PM and are held at the Tipp City Government Center 260 S. Garber Drive Tipp City, OH 45371

Tree Board

Oct 11, 2017 | 260 S. Garber Drive
The Tree Board meets at 5:15PM on the second Wednesday of even months.  Meetings are held at the Tipp City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH, 45371