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Correctional Officer Salaries

3,349 SalariesUpdated Aug 5, 2020

Average Base Pay
$36,495 / yr
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The national average salary for a Correctional Officer is $36,495 in United States. Filter by location to see Correctional Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,349 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Correctional Officer employees.

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Corrections Officer

AlliedBarton

$23,595/yr

Range: $22K - $29K

127 salaries

$23,595/yr
$22K$29K

Corrections Officer - Monthly

Texas Department of Criminal Justice

$3,101/mo

Range: $2K - $4K

83 salaries

$3,101/mo
$2K$4K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

Corrections Corporation of America

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $24

78 salaries

$15/hr
$11$24

Corrections Officer

Federal Bureau of Prisons

$52,452/yr

Range: $41K - $70K

77 salaries

$52,452/yr
$41K$70K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

The GEO Group

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $24

73 salaries

$15/hr
$11$24

Corrections Officer

Florida Department of Corrections

$33,844/yr

Range: $29K - $43K

68 salaries

$33,844/yr
$29K$43K

Corrections Officer

US Navy

$47,631/yr

Range: $43K - $56K

52 salaries

$47,631/yr
$43K$56K

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Corrections Officer

NC Department of Public Safety

$32,957/yr

Range: $29K - $77K

45 salaries

$32,957/yr
$29K$77K

Corrections Officer

Virginia Department of Corrections

$35,334/yr

Range: $31K - $49K

45 salaries

$35,334/yr
$31K$49K

Corrections Officer

Georgia Department of Corrections

$31,004/yr

Range: $26K - $35K

40 salaries

$31,004/yr
$26K$35K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

CoreCivic

$17/hr

Range: $12 - $26

38 salaries

$17/hr
$12$26

Corrections Officer

Texas Department of Criminal Justice

$36,931/yr

Range: $33K - $46K

33 salaries

$36,931/yr
$33K$46K

Corrections Officer - Monthly

Colorado Department of Corrections

$3,651/mo

Range: $3K - $4K

31 salaries

$3,651/mo
$3K$4K

Corrections Officer

Missouri Department of Corrections

$31,136/yr

Range: $27K - $35K

31 salaries

$31,136/yr
$27K$35K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

Indiana Department of Correction

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $17

31 salaries

$16/hr
$15$17

Corrections Officer

Illinois Department of Corrections

$52,423/yr

Range: $44K - $76K

31 salaries

$52,423/yr
$44K$76K

Corrections Officer

NYC Department of Correction

$53,383/yr

Range: $42K - $110K

29 salaries

$53,383/yr
$42K$110K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

State of Wisconsin Department of Corrections

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $21

28 salaries

$17/hr
$16$21

Corrections Officer

New York State Department of Corrections

$57,181/yr

Range: $43K - $75K

25 salaries

$57,181/yr
$43K$75K

Corrections Officer - Hourly

Michigan Department of Corrections

$24/hr

Range: $18 - $29

25 salaries

$24/hr
$18$29
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$36,500
per year
A Jailer in the Athens, GA Area area reported making $36,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Athens, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$26
hourly
A Correctional Officer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Corrections Corporal in the Omaha, NE Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Omaha, NE Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$33,500
per year
A Probation Officer in the San Angelo, TX Area area reported making $33,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Angelo, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$33,500
per year
A Probation Officer in the San Angelo, TX Area area reported making $33,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Angelo, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$50,000
per year
A Juvenile Detention Officer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$50,000
per year
A Juvenile Detention Officer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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