Correctional Officer Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Correctional Officer, Corrections Officer, Detention Officer

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Correctional Officer in the United States is $42,591, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $42,591.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 27, 2017

Correctional Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $33,673 US April 27, 2017
25th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $37,923 US April 27, 2017
50th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $42,591 US April 27, 2017
75th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $47,263 US April 27, 2017
90th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $51,517 US April 27, 2017
50%(Median) $42,591
10%$33,673
25%$37,923
75%$47,263
90%$51,517

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