Classification & Compensation

FY24 General Increase and Salary Adjustments

The FY24 budget salary adjustments includes a 4.5% salary increase, $18 per hour minimum hourly wage, an increase to all pay grade minimums of at least 2.5%, and a $600 retention supplement in February 2024.

Pinellas County employees are assigned to a particular pay grade that consists of a salary range with a minimum and maximum pay to fairly compensate an employee for assigned work under a specific job classification.

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Class Specifications

Class Specs
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Pay Plans

Current pay plans for classified, exempt, and firefighter employees

Pay Plans
Binders with overtime and reg time printed on the spines on a desk with a calculator and timesheet

Special Compensation

Payment for overtime, standby, shift differential, and more

Special Compensation

View Class Specifications at-a-Glance for a summary of class specifications including department and EEO category.

Related Personnel Rules and Policies

Related Guidelines and Forms

Compensation & Classification Assignments

Our staff have designated departments as shown; however, each can assist any employee or manager in any Appointing Authority. See the general contact information below or find their direct phone numbers and emails using the Outlook Global Address List or OPUS Employee Directory.

Jim Beaty

  • Administrative Services
  • Board of County Commissioners
  • Building & Development Review Services
  • Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • County Administration
  • Economic Development
  • Human Services
  • Office of Asset Management
  • Parks & Conservation Resources
  • Utilities

Jack Loring

  • Business Technology Services
  • Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller
  • County Attorney’s Office
  • Forward Pinellas
  • Human Resources
  • Office of Human Rights
  • Property Appraiser
  • Supervisor of Elections
  • Tax Collector

Tywanna McGee

  • Airport
  • Animal Services
  • Communications
  • Contractor Licensing
  • Emergency Management
  • Housing & Community Development
  • Office of Management & Budget
  • Public Works
  • Safety & Emergency Services
  • Solid Waste


Human Resources Classification & Compensation
400 South Ft. Harrison, 4th Floor, Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 464-3367, option 2