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Compensation Redesign Plan

State Civil Service is pleased to announce the approval of a compensation redesign plan for the state’s classified workforce. The plan, adopted by the State Civil Service Commission (SCSC) on June 7, and approved by Governor John Bel Edwards on June 26, represents a fundamental shift in the way classified employees are compensated.

SCS has produced an informational video on the upcoming compensation changes. We have also created a webpage where you can find important documents; pay schedules to be effective January 2, 2018; and revised Civil Service Rules to be effective January 1, 2018 and July 1, 2018 here.

Compensation Redesign Plan Website

Office Closure:
The Baton Rouge Information and Recruiting Office will close at 11:00am on Friday, December 15, 2017.  There WILL BE a Civil Service test session starting at 8:30am on this day.

Office Closure:
The Louisiana Department of State Civil Service and the Baton Rouge Information and Recruiting Office will be closed on Monday, December 25, 2017  and Tuesday, December 26, 2017  for the Christmas Holiday. There WILL BE NO Civil Service testing on these days.


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