Marshall County
Welcome to the new Sheriff's Office website.

Thank you for your interest in the jailer profession with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. The beginning wage is $19.88 per hour with benefits including insurance and I.P.E.R.S. pension.

Lateral transfer is allowed for applicants who are currently Iowa certified jail officers in good standing.  Starting wage for lateral transfers with more than two years post academy service is between $21.08-$22.37 per hour based on training and experience.

To be eligible to take the physical fitness and written examination, your completed application must be submitted to the business office and include:

Physical Fitness and written testing will occur by invitation on a date to be determined.  Female applicants are encourage to apply.  

Job Qualifications

The minimum standards for Marshall County Jailer applicants are as follows:


This webpage was printed on October 20, 2021. For the most current information, visit the Marshall County, Iowa, Sheriff website at
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