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Updated Apr 14, 2022

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Found 21 of over 1K reviews
2.7
25% Recommend to a Friend
State of Michigan Governor Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
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Found 21 of over 1K reviews

2.7
25%
Recommend to a Friend
0%
Approve of CEO
State of Michigan Governor Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
14 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    hi

    Nov 8, 2021 - Corrections Officer in Jackson, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    excellent pay and room for advancement

    Cons

    long hours and mandates. lots of stress

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Job

    Apr 14, 2022 - Corrections Officer in Ionia, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Vacation and sick days. Parental leave

    Cons

    Lots of potential overtime. Co workers like to gossip too much.

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  4. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Suks

    Jan 8, 2022 - Correctional Officer in Lansing, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nope no níet nine nó

    Cons

    Really really really really sucks

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  5. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Beware of this Job!

    Aug 31, 2021 - Correctional Officer in Detroit, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Salary is good and benefits are fair.

    Cons

    Poor working conditions. BAD MANAGEMENT! Never enough staff! Assaults happen often and they do not show empathy towards staff after being assaulted. Instead they blame staff for using improper techniques and force you back to work before you are healed. All money ain’t good money! Beware of this job!

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Good health coverage

    Jul 20, 2021 - Correctional Officer in Jackson, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good healthcare and stable job

    Cons

    Poor leadership, little opportunities for advancement, lack of recognition, long hours, dangerous environment

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Mar 5, 2021 - Corrections Officer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    You can write your own paychecks

    Cons

    Getting Mandated to work additional shift.

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  8. 3.0
    Current Employee

    CO

    Feb 11, 2021 - Corrections Officer in Lansing, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Stable employment. Benefits. Retirement match.

    Cons

    Mandates, COVID, Low starting pay, long line for good shifts.

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  9. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    I would not do it again.

    Oct 31, 2020 - Corrections Officer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay for the area

    Cons

    The hours, the mandatory overtime, the culture, basically everything else.

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    fair

    Dec 3, 2019 - Correctional Officer in Detroit, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    i keep busy interacting with people of all race

    Cons

    dangerous had to protect myself and other

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  11. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Corrections Officer in Jackson Michigan

    Mar 11, 2019 - Correctional Officer in Jackson, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay, good insurance, lots of overtime.

    Cons

    Shortage of officers, so mandatory overtime.

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Corrections Officer professionals rate their compensation and benefits at State of Michigan with 2.8 out of 5 stars based on 21 anonymously submitted employee reviews. This is 35.3% worse than the company average rating for salary and benefits. Find out more about Corrections Officer salaries and benefits at State of Michigan.

25% of Corrections Officer employees at State of Michigan would recommend their employer to a friend. This rating has remained stable in the past 12 months. Corrections Officer professionals have also rated State of Michigan with a 1.9 rating for work-life-balance, 2.4 rating for diversity and inclusion, 2.2 rating for culture and values and 2.6 rating for career opportunities.

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