Correctional Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 5,272 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 16, 2019
Average salary
$34,018 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$85,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Correctional Officer is $34,018 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 5,272 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
$32,680 per year
$35,951 per year
$33,645 per year
$36,066 per year
$31,381 per year

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Correctional Officer
Montgomery County Pennsylvania
Norristown, PA
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Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Dalhart, TX
Correctional Officer
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Wichita Falls, TX
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