Sworn Salary and Benefits

For sworn officers, once you have signed an offer of employment, you will begin to receive a salary of $67,615.92. You will then receive yearly increments based on performance reviews for the first four years until you reach 1st class constable salary level of $99,434.93

In addition, the Ottawa Police offers a professional and supportive workplace and the following:

Health and wellness benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage;
  • Basic term life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance;
  • Long-term disability (LTD) insurance; and
  • Access to health and fitness facilities.
  • The Real You Program.

Savings and retirement benefits

  • Access to employee credit union; and
  • Retirement benefits are provided by OMERS, one of Canada's largest pension plans. OMERS is a defined benefit plan funded by equal contributions from the employer and employee, as well as by the investment earnings of the Fund.

Work and family benefits

  • Vacation, designated and floating holidays and sick leave;
  • Education reimbursement program and resources for education and schooling; and
  • Access to health and wellness assistance programs.
  • Family members can now benefit from The Real You Program.

The information above briefly highlights the benefit programs generally available to eligible regular, full-time employees of the Police Service. You can find more detailed information in various employee handbooks and/or polices - official plan documents govern.

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