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Correctional Officer Salaries

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1,984 SalariesUpdated May 22, 2018
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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)
      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
      71 salaries
      $15
      $10$22
      GEO Group
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      52 salaries
      $14
      $11$22
      US Navy
      $45,074/yr
      Range: $40K - $52K
      51 salaries
      $45,074
      $40K$52K
      Federal Bureau of Prisons
      $47,631/yr
      Range: $39K - $60K
      46 salaries
      $47,631
      $39K$60K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $32,119/yr
      Range: $28K - $38K
      40 salaries
      $32,119
      $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
      $31,071/yr
      Range: $28K - $33K
      27 salaries
      $31,071
      $28K$33K
      Virginia Department of Corrections
      $32,592/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      24 salaries
      $32,592
      $28K$37K
      Georgia Department of Corrections
      $28,793/yr
      Range: $24K - $34K
      23 salaries
      $28,793
      $24K$34K
      Illinois Department of Corrections
      $54,317/yr
      Range: $41K - $68K
      21 salaries
      $54,317
      $41K$68K
      Indiana Department of Correction
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      20 salaries
      $15
      $14$18
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $17
      19 salaries
      $15
      $14$17
      South Carolina Department of Corrections - Columbia, South Carolina
      $29,583/yr
      Range: $26K - $33K
      19 salaries
      $29,583
      $26K$33K
      Arizona Department of Corrections
      $35,898/yr
      Range: $30K - $54K
      18 salaries
      $35,898
      $30K$54K
      NYC Department of Correction
      $56,832/yr
      Range: $38K - $108K
      18 salaries
      $56,832
      $38K$108K
      Michigan Department of Corrections
      $22/hr
      Range: $17 - $27
      17 salaries
      $22
      $17$27
      State of Washington
      $42,741/yr
      Range: $40K - $46K
      16 salaries
      $42,741
      $40K$46K
      CCA International
      $16/hr
      Range: $10 - $32
      15 salaries
      $16
      $10$32
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $36,083/yr
      Range: $30K - $43K
      14 salaries
      $36,083
      $30K$43K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $2,000
      monthly
      A Juvenile Detention Officer in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $2,000 per month
      Job Highlights
      Oklahoma City, OK Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Government
      $2,400
      monthly
      A Correctional Officer in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $2,400 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Kansas City, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $15
      hourly
      A Correction Officer in the Lakeland, FL Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Lakeland, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $20
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Norwalk, OH Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Norwalk, OH Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $42,000
      per year
      A Detention Officer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $42,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Baltimore, MD Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Government
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