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 $42,367, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $42,367.

Source: HR Reported data as of February 2017

Correctional Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $33,505 US January 30, 2017
25th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $37,728 US January 30, 2017
50th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $42,367 US January 30, 2017
75th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $47,015 US January 30, 2017
90th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $51,247 US January 30, 2017
Median $42,367
10%$33,505
25%$37,728
75%$47,015
90%$51,247

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