Correctional Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 4,918 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 8, 2018
Average salary
$34,175 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$84,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Correctional Officer is $34,175 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 4,918 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
$32,721 per year
$33,678 per year
$35,412 per year
$31,758 per year
$31,950 per year

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice
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