Compare Corrections Corporation of America vs Federal Bureau of Prisons BETA

See how Federal Bureau of Prisons vs. Corrections Corporation of America compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.7
(based on 261 reviews)
3.5
(based on 245 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.0
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
4.2
Work-life balance
2.3
3.1
Senior Management
2.3
2.8
Culture & Values
2.4
3.1
CEO Approval
Corrections Corporation of America Ceo Damon T. Hininger
61%Damon T. Hininger
Federal Bureau of Prisons Ceo Charles E. Samuels, Jr.
60%Charles E. Samuels, Jr.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
68%
Positive Business Outlook
44%
51%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Correctional Officer61 Salaries
$16/hr
Licensed Practical Nurse8 Salaries
$45,278/yr
Recreation Coordinator2 Salaries
$20/hr
Correctional Officer67 Salaries
$51,761/yr
Social Worker2 Salaries
$59,697/yr
Lieutenant7 Salaries
$86,423/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Good pay"(in 20 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 13 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 30 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Inmates"(in 50 reviews)
"Mandatory overtime"(in 15 reviews)
"Shift work"(in 18 reviews)
"Bop"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Teacher"Nov 3, 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Corrections Corporation of America full-time

Pros

Great supervisors and staff. I enjoyed working there.

Cons

None. I don't have anything negative to say.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

"Great benefits"Oct 12, 2019

Current Employee - Accountant

I have been working at Federal Bureau of Prisons full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Benefits and retirement are great

Cons

No bonuses like public sector

Job Postings