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$42,026

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$735

Average Bonus
The average correction officer city or county jail salary in Colorado, United States is $42,026 or an hourly rate of $20. This is 0% lower (+$39) than the average correction officer city or county jail salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $735.
Salary by Experience

$29,517

Entry Level Salary

$49,172

Senior Level Salary
An entry level correction officer city or county jail (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $29,517. On the other end, a senior level correction officer city or county jail (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $49,172.
Job Description
Guard inmates in penal or rehabilitative institutions in accordance with established regulations and procedures. May guard prisoners in transit between jail, courtroom, prison, or other point. Includes deputy sheriffs and police who spend the majority of their time guarding prisoners in correctional institutions.
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