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Correctional Officer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$37,629/yr
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$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)
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      AlliedBarton
      $21,966/yr
      Range: $20K - $27K
      126 salaries
      $21,966/yr
      $20K$27K
      Corrections Corporation of America
      $14/hr
      Range: $10 - $22
      69 salaries
      $14/hr
      $10$22
      GEO Group
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      55 salaries
      $14/hr
      $11$22
      US Navy
      $44,378/yr
      Range: $40K - $52K
      51 salaries
      $44,378/yr
      $40K$52K
      Federal Bureau of Prisons
      $48,093/yr
      Range: $39K - $60K
      49 salaries
      $48,093/yr
      $39K$60K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $31,459/yr
      Range: $28K - $38K
      40 salaries
      $31,459/yr
      $28K$38K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $2,900/mo
      Range: $2K - $3K
      38 salaries
      $2,900/mo
      $2K$3K

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      NC Department of Public Safety
      $31,000/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      29 salaries
      $31,000/yr
      $28K$37K
      Virginia Department of Corrections
      $33,000/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      25 salaries
      $33,000/yr
      $28K$37K
      Georgia Department of Corrections
      $28,669/yr
      Range: $24K - $34K
      24 salaries
      $28,669/yr
      $24K$34K
      Indiana Department of Correction
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      21 salaries
      $16/hr
      $14$18
      Illinois Department of Corrections
      $50,000/yr
      Range: $41K - $68K
      21 salaries
      $50,000/yr
      $41K$68K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $17
      20 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$17
      South Carolina Department of Corrections - Columbia, South Carolina
      $29,970/yr
      Range: $26K - $33K
      19 salaries
      $29,970/yr
      $26K$33K
      NYC Department of Correction
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $38K - $108K
      19 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $38K$108K
      Arizona Department of Corrections
      $34,692/yr
      Range: $30K - $54K
      18 salaries
      $34,692/yr
      $30K$54K
      Michigan Department of Corrections
      $24/hr
      Range: $17 - $27
      17 salaries
      $24/hr
      $17$27
      State of Washington
      $42,836/yr
      Range: $40K - $46K
      16 salaries
      $42,836/yr
      $40K$46K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $36,000/yr
      Range: $30K - $43K
      15 salaries
      $36,000/yr
      $30K$43K
      CoreCivic
      $17/hr
      Range: $10 - $25
      15 salaries
      $17/hr
      $10$25

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $31,000
      per year
      A Detention Officer in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $31,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Oklahoma City, OK Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $39,241
      per year
      A Juvenile Detention Officer in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $39,241 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Buffalo, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $3,019
      monthly
      A Correctional Officer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $3,019 per month
      Job Highlights
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $16
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $16 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Nashville, TN Area area
      Full-time
       
      Government
      $11
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Lufkin, TX Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Lufkin, TX Area area
      Part-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
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