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Correctional Officer Salaries

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1,984 SalariesUpdated Feb 18, 2018
Average Base Pay
$37,629/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$28K
Low
$38K
Average
$55K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$862
Range$200 - $7,966
How much does a Correctional Officer make?

The national average salary for a Correctional Officer is $37,629 in United States. Filter by location to see Correctional Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,984 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Correctional Officer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      AlliedBarton
      $22,246/yr
      Range: $20K - $27K
      126 salaries
      $22,246
      $20K$27K
      Corrections Corporation of America
      $15/hr
      Range: $10 - $22
      70 salaries
      $15
      $10$22
      US Navy
      $45,074/yr
      Range: $40K - $52K
      51 salaries
      $45,074
      $40K$52K
      GEO Group
      $15/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      46 salaries
      $15
      $11$22
      Federal Bureau of Prisons
      $47,226/yr
      Range: $39K - $60K
      42 salaries
      $47,226
      $39K$60K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $32,122/yr
      Range: $28K - $38K
      39 salaries
      $32,122
      $28K$38K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $2,779/mo
      Range: $2K - $3K
      36 salaries
      $2,779
      $2K$3K

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      NC Department of Public Safety
      $30,802/yr
      Range: $28K - $33K
      25 salaries
      $30,802
      $28K$33K
      Georgia Department of Corrections
      $28,793/yr
      Range: $24K - $34K
      23 salaries
      $28,793
      $24K$34K
      Virginia Department of Corrections
      $32,338/yr
      Range: $28K - $35K
      21 salaries
      $32,338
      $28K$35K
      Illinois Department of Corrections
      $54,533/yr
      Range: $40K - $75K
      20 salaries
      $54,533
      $40K$75K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $17
      18 salaries
      $15
      $14$17
      South Carolina Department of Corrections - Columbia, South Carolina
      $29,226/yr
      Range: $26K - $33K
      18 salaries
      $29,226
      $26K$33K
      Indiana Department of Correction
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      18 salaries
      $15
      $14$18
      Michigan Department of Corrections
      $22/hr
      Range: $17 - $27
      17 salaries
      $22
      $17$27
      NYC Department of Correction
      $56,645/yr
      Range: $38K - $108K
      17 salaries
      $56,645
      $38K$108K
      State of Washington
      $42,741/yr
      Range: $40K - $46K
      16 salaries
      $42,741
      $40K$46K
      Arizona Department of Corrections
      $36,386/yr
      Range: $30K - $54K
      16 salaries
      $36,386
      $30K$54K
      CCA International
      $16/hr
      Range: $10 - $32
      15 salaries
      $16
      $10$32
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $35,551/yr
      Range: $30K - $42K
      13 salaries
      $35,551
      $30K$42K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Correctional Officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $39,093
      per year
      A Correctional Officer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $39,093 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
      $36,000
      per year
      A Juvenile Detention Officer in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $36,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Kansas City, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $61,068
      per year
      A Correctional Officer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $61,068 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $34,000
      per year
      A Certified Correctional Officer in the Jacksonville, FL Area area reported making $34,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Jacksonville, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $15
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Pine Bluff, AR Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Pine Bluff, AR Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
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