About Davis County

Davis County is the area’s most popular playground, with 5 amusement centers, 11 golf courses, the Great Salt Lake and Antelope Island—one of Utah’s most scenic state parks. During your visit, relax at one of Davis County’s many nationally branded hotels. Choose from more than 1,800 rooms at 20 hotels, with more opening each year. If you’re looking for places to dine, Davis County has more than 400 restaurants, offering a wide variety of cuisines—from steaks and lobster to simple, budget-friendly options. No matter what kind of activity you’re interested in, you can always find fun things to do in Davis County. 

Businesses throughout the region also love Davis County’s excellent locations for offsite gatherings, corporate parties and special conference sessions. The Davis Conference Center offers 70,000 square feet of flexible meeting space conveniently located with easy access and free parking. We’re just minutes from downtown Salt Lake City and the Salt Lake City International Airport, so whether it’s business or pleasure, Davis County is your perfect destination.

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The following information is a brief outline of the benefits available to full-time Davis County Employees. This information is intended to be brief in nature, and is subject to change without notice.

125 Cafeteria Plan

Employees can pay their medical, dental, life insurance premiums, dependent care and other unreimbursable medical expenses with pre-tax dollars. This increases net take home pay.

Additional Benefits

Discounted Golf, Funeral Leave, Jury Leave, Direct Deposit, VOYA Supplemental Insurance. 

Employee Assistance Plan

Davis County offers an assistance plan to employees experiencing personal, family, financial, substance abuse, or related problems. Most services are provided free of charge.

Health Care

Davis County offers Medical & Dental plans through Public Employees Health Plan. Traditional and Star (High Deductible) plans are available.


A total of twelve holidays are given to Davis County benefited employees.

HSA - Health Savings Account

Health Savings Accounts are available for employees selecting the Star insurance plan.

Life Insurance

Life insurance is available to employees at several different levels for excellent monthly premiums.

Long Term Care Insurance

Employees can choose from several options of Long Term Care Insurance with UNUM or Aetna.


Employees enjoy a defined benefit pension plan administered by Utah Retirement Systems.

Savings Plans

Employees are given the opportunity to contribute to a 401(k) plan, 457 plan, and/or IRA. If the employee contributes at least 4% the county will match up to 4%. There are ten different types of investments to choose from.

Vacation & Sick Leave

Davis County offers a generous vacation accrual plan and sick leave to be used for sickness and medical appointments.