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Correctional Officer Salaries

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2,089 SalariesUpdated Sep 22, 2018
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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
How much does a Correctional Officer make?

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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      Company
      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
      73 salaries
      $14/hr
      $10$22
      GEO Group
      $14/hr
      Range: $11 - $22
      56 salaries
      $14/hr
      $11$22
      US Navy
      $44,378/yr
      Range: $40K - $52K
      51 salaries
      $44,378/yr
      $40K$52K
      Federal Bureau of Prisons
      $47,546/yr
      Range: $39K - $60K
      50 salaries
      $47,546/yr
      $39K$60K
      Texas Department of Criminal Justice
      $3,010/mo
      Range: $2K - $4K
      42 salaries
      $3,010/mo
      $2K$4K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $31,459/yr
      Range: $28K - $38K
      42 salaries
      $31,459/yr
      $28K$38K

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      NC Department of Public Safety
      $31,000/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      29 salaries
      $31,000/yr
      $28K$37K
      Georgia Department of Corrections
      $29,024/yr
      Range: $24K - $35K
      26 salaries
      $29,024/yr
      $24K$35K
      Virginia Department of Corrections
      $33,000/yr
      Range: $28K - $37K
      25 salaries
      $33,000/yr
      $28K$37K
      Illinois Department of Corrections
      $50,000/yr
      Range: $41K - $68K
      23 salaries
      $50,000/yr
      $41K$68K
      NYC Department of Correction
      $46,250/yr
      Range: $40K - $101K
      22 salaries
      $46,250/yr
      $40K$101K
      Florida Department of Corrections
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $17
      21 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$17
      Indiana Department of Correction
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      21 salaries
      $16/hr
      $14$18
      CoreCivic
      $17/hr
      Range: $10 - $25
      19 salaries
      $17/hr
      $10$25
      South Carolina Department of Corrections - Columbia, South Carolina
      $29,970/yr
      Range: $26K - $33K
      19 salaries
      $29,970/yr
      $26K$33K
      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
      18 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
      16 salaries
      $36,000/yr
      $30K$43K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $33,000
      per year
      A Certified Correctional Officer in the Fayetteville, NC Area area reported making $33,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Fayetteville, NC Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
      $38,000
      per year
      A Correctional Officer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $38,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Austin, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Government
      $18
      hourly
      A Correctional Officer in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $18 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Columbus, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Government
      $39,000
      per year
      A Corrections Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $39,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $87,000
      per year
      A Correctional Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $87,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
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