Employees earn annual (vacation) leave according to their years of service, including creditable military service, as follows:
- Less than three years of service – 13 days leave per year.
- Three years of service but less than 15 years – 20 days leave per year.
- Fifteen years of service or more – 26 days leave per year.
- All employees can earn 13 days of sick leave per year. Sick leave can be accumulated from year to year.