Records Employment

A Records/Clerical Reception Clerk must be at least 18 years of age, be a High School Graduate or equivalent, and be able to satisfactorily complete a series of tests. The tests include:

  • An oral interview
  • A written test
  • A background investigation
  • A polygraph
  • A pre-employment medical exam

Application Information

Applications may be found online or picked up on the second floor of the Sheriff's Office, located at 301 N Maxwell Road, in Peoria, Illinois.   Applications may be returned to the same location by mail or in person.

Salary & Benefit Information

Starting salary for employees in the Records Division is $29,702.40. The Peoria County Sheriff's Office provides health insurance (80/20) at a reasonable cost to the employee, which includes medical, dental, and vision, as well as a retirement package. Clerks work five days per week, which could included weekends. Clerks may be assigned to 1st or 2nd shift. The current hours of operation are from 7 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Salary is determined by union contract.