Leave Benefits

The County offers the following leave benefits to benefit eligible employees. Sick and Annual leave benefits accrue on a per pay period basis. Personal leave is granted at the beginning of each calendar year. Leave benefits include the following:

  • Sick Leave - 15 days per year
  • Personal Leave - 5 days per year
  • Annual Leave - 10 days per year for the first two years of employment and increases with additional years of service
  • Paid Holidays - 13 days per year
  • Sick Leave Donation Program
  • Volunteer Hours - 1 hour per month to volunteer at an organization of your choice

Sick leave is granted to non-benefit eligible employees in accordance with Maryland's Sick and Safe Leave regulations. 


Please note that this information is to be used as a reference only; it is not an official statement of the benefits of Calvert County Government. The County is not bound to continue these benefits which are subject to change. The County benefits upon retirement may not be the same as stated above and are subject to change.