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 $42,225, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $42,225.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2016

Correctional Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $33,392 US November 30, 2016
25th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $37,601 US November 30, 2016
50th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $42,225 US November 30, 2016
75th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $46,859 US November 30, 2016
90th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $51,078 US November 30, 2016
Median $42,225
10%$33,392
25%$37,601
75%$46,859
90%$51,078

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