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 $42,298, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $42,298.

Source: HR Reported data as of January 2017

Correctional Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $33,437 US December 28, 2016
25th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $37,660 US December 28, 2016
50th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $42,298 US December 28, 2016
75th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $46,937 US December 28, 2016
90th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $51,160 US December 28, 2016
Median $42,298
10%$33,437
25%$37,660
75%$46,937
90%$51,160

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