Employment Opportunities

Lyon County Sheriff

Join the team where YOU can make a difference in Lyon County!


Open positions:

Deputy Sheriff – $20.18/hour

Detention Officer – $20.00/hour

Administrative Assistant – $16.60/hour



Employee provided insurance

Optional supplemental insurance

Paid Training

Paid Holidays

Paid Vacation (Start w/ 10 hrs a month)

Paid Sick Leave (8 hrs a month)

On-site workout facility

Take-home vehicle (Deputy)

KPERS Retirement




Persons interested in volunteering as a Reserve Deputy Sheriff of Volunteer Patrol must apply using the online application form.