Depends on your position. Social workers essentially get scheduled, step raises every year for the first 8-10 years. I can't speak for other departments, but I'm pretty sure that's how corrections works too.
Everytime a contract is renewed.
Answered - Personnel/ Payroll Clerk (Former Employee) - Taunton, MA
Varies per individual
Answered - Notary Public, Bilingual Translator (Current Employee) - Boston, MA
You just ave to find out once you start working for this company.
Answered - Tax Examiner II (Former Employee) - Chelsea, MA
Raises were regular due to union