Correctional Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 10,061 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 14, 2018
Average salary
$33,111 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$89,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Correctional Officer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Correctional Officer is $33,111 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 10,061 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Correctional Officer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Correctional Officer is 1-3 years.
Correctional Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$35,154 per year
$32,032 per year
$38,891 per year
$30,343 per year
$31,373 per year

Correctional Officer job openings

Correction Officer (Statewide)
State of Ohio Jobs
Noble, OH
Correction Records Management Officer - 20029168
State of Ohio Jobs
Grafton, OH
Correction Officer - House of Correction
County of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Correctional Officer Jobs