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Correctional Officer Salary

How much does a Correctional Officer make in the United States?
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$43,241 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$21 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$757 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average correctional officer salary in United States is $43,241 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $757. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$32,200 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$52,436 (USD)

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