The Dakota County Clerk's office is responsible for processing payroll claims submitted for payment to employees. Payroll is processed bi-weekly per the adopted schedule on the County Calendar.  Payroll Claims must be approved by the County Board of Commissioners before payment.

Payroll Minutes

If you would like to see who was paid in a Payroll period they are placed in the minutes which are printed in the Dakota County Star or you may view them online when they become available.

Policy and related documents

Correctional Officers Union Contract 7-1-21 to 6-30-24

Sheriff Deputies Union Contract 7-1-21 to 6-30-2025

Road Department Union Contract 7-1-22 to 6-30-25

Employee Handbook - Please contact the County Clerk's office for the most current copy, this online edition is provided as a convenience but the handbook can be changed by the Board of Commissioners and the copy provided online may be older than the most current version.

Cyber Security Polilcies

Dakota County Safety Manual
Nebraska Public Employees Retirement Systems Handbook
Dakota County ADA Nondiscrimination Title VI Policy June 2013