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Bernalillo County commissioners consider raise for BCSO deputies

Kai Porter
December 11, 2018 05:06 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department employees could be in for an 11 percent raise.

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The Bernalillo County Commission is expected to vote on the issue Tuesday night.

If approved, a deputy’s base pay would be raised from $27 an hour to $30 an hour. Other specialty officers would also be eligible for a raise.

The raises would cost the county about $4.3 million a year.

Budget documents call the raise critical for recruiting.

Deputies would make about a dollar more than officers with the Albuquerque Police Department, if the raise is approved.

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