State employees. Full-time permanent and part-time permanent employees whose salary or wage is paid directly by warrant of the auditor of state earn paid sick leave for each completed 80 hours of service, excluding overtime hours worked.
State government employees are entitled to convert accumulated sick and personal leave to cash benefits on their separation from service as set forth in the state administrative code (OH Admin. Code Sec. 123: 1-32-09
Other public employees. Employees in the various offices of the county, municipal, and civil service township service, employees of any state college or university, and employees of any board of education for whom sick leave is not otherwise provided are entitled to paid sick leave for each completed 80 hours of service.
Superintendents and management employees of county boards of developmental disabilities are specifically excluded from this provision (OH Rev. Code Sec. 124.38).