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Correctional Officer Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$43,195/yr
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$32K
Low
$43K
Average
$63K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$943
Range$214 - $8,902
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The national average salary for a Correctional Officer is $43,195 in United States. Filter by location to see Correctional Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,089 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Correctional Officer employees.

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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
      75 salaries
      $14/hr
      $10$22
      GEO Group
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      60 salaries
      $14/hr
      $11$22
      Federal Bureau of Prisons
      $48,531/yr
      Range: $39K - $60K
      53 salaries
      $48,531/yr
      $39K$60K
      US Navy
      $44,378/yr
      Range: $40K - $52K
      51 salaries
      $44,378/yr
      $40K$52K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $3,019/mo
      Range: $2K - $4K
      46 salaries
      $3,019/mo
      $2K$4K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $31,543/yr
      Range: $28K - $38K
      43 salaries
      $31,543/yr
      $28K$38K

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      NC Department of Public Safety
      $31,010/yr
      Range: $28K - $40K
      30 salaries
      $31,010/yr
      $28K$40K
      Virginia Department of Corrections
      $33,160/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      29 salaries
      $33,160/yr
      $28K$37K
      Georgia Department of Corrections
      $29,138/yr
      Range: $24K - $35K
      27 salaries
      $29,138/yr
      $24K$35K
      Illinois Department of Corrections
      $52,000/yr
      Range: $41K - $68K
      24 salaries
      $52,000/yr
      $41K$68K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $17
      22 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$17
      CoreCivic
      $16/hr
      Range: $13 - $24
      22 salaries
      $16/hr
      $13$24
      Indiana Department of Correction
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      22 salaries
      $16/hr
      $14$18
      NYC Department of Correction
      $46,250/yr
      Range: $40K - $101K
      22 salaries
      $46,250/yr
      $40K$101K
      Michigan Department of Corrections
      $24/hr
      Range: $17 - $27
      21 salaries
      $24/hr
      $17$27
      Arizona Department of Corrections
      $34,865/yr
      Range: $30K - $54K
      20 salaries
      $34,865/yr
      $30K$54K
      South Carolina Department of Corrections - Columbia, South Carolina
      $29,985/yr
      Range: $26K - $33K
      20 salaries
      $29,985/yr
      $26K$33K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $36,000/yr
      Range: $30K - $43K
      18 salaries
      $36,000/yr
      $30K$43K
      State of Washington
      $42,836/yr
      Range: $40K - $46K
      16 salaries
      $42,836/yr
      $40K$46K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $14
      hourly
      A Custom Protection Officer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $14 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $18
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Daphne, AL Area area reported making $18 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Daphne, AL Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $42,000
      per year
      A Correctional Officer in the Sterling, CO Area area reported making $42,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Sterling, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
      $3,500
      monthly
      A Correctional Officer in the Canon City, CO Area area reported making $3,500 per month
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Canon City, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $75,000
      per year
      A Code Enforcement Officer in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Riverside, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
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