Benefits

Personal Leave Incentive

Police Department officers may use days earned or sell the hours back on an annual basis. The following table shows personal leave earned when not using sick leave:

Sick Leave Hours Used During the YearRegular Full-Time Employee's Number of Personal Leave Hours Earned
More than 16
0
9-168
1-816
Year one - 0 hours used24
Year two - 0 hours used32
Year three - 0 hours used40

Vacation

After accruing 120 hours of vacation, officers can sell back 40 hours on an annual basis.

Length of EmploymentVacation Hours Earned
6 months40
2-5 years80
6-10 years96
11-15 years120
16-20 years144
20-plus years160

Retirement

Officers are eligible to retire after 20 years of service. The City of Boerne matches employees two-to-one in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS). The total contribution is 7%, employee contribution, 14% City contribution, with all available options including 5-year vesting.

Sick Leave

Officers will accrue sick leave at eight hours a month after the first six months. After accruing 300 hours, the officer can sell back 40 hours of sick leave on an annual basis.

Health Insurance Coverage

Officers are offered health insurance at the following rates:

  • 100% employee coverage
  • 40% dependent(s) coverage

For Additional Benefits please check out this link: Summary of Current Benefits 2017-2018 (PDF)