Rarely. Don't work for the state if you want $$. It is a mission oriented vocation. Also, whenever the State of Maryland budget needs balancing expect to lose money, positions, be laid off, or, if retired, lose benefits promised during employment.
Maybe every few years
Answered - Correctional Suppy Officer (Current Employee) - Jessup, MD
Never for contract employees.
Answered - Contractual Correctional Supply Officer (Former Employee) - Hagerstown, MD
1 increase in 4 years
Answered - Deputy II/ Estate Administrator (Current Employee) - Maryland
Not that often, but if you work hard and show that you are putting forth effort there are promotions available.
Answered - Kitchen Staff (Former Employee) - La Plata, MD
Answered - Employee (Current Employee) - Cumberland, MD
Slim to none
Answered - Office of Governor Ehrlich Executive Services Unit (Former Employee) - Annapolis, MD
Yearly. Also when promotions come around, which is also yearly
Answered - Correctional Officer (Current Employee) - Maryland
Once every 3 to 4 years
Answered - Correctional Officer II (Current Employee) - Jessup, MD
Supposed to be every year. Haven't had one in at least 10 years.
Answered - Correctional Officer II (Former Employee) - Hagerstown, MD. Cumberland, MD