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 $42,518, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Correctional Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $42,518.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 31, 2017

Correctional Officer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $33,619 US March 31, 2017
25th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $37,860 US March 31, 2017
50th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $42,518 US March 31, 2017
75th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $47,180 US March 31, 2017
90th Percentile Correctional Officer Salary $51,426 US March 31, 2017
50%(Median) $42,518
10%$33,619
25%$37,860
75%$47,180
90%$51,426

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