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$49,318

Average Base Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$740

Average Bonus
The average detention attendant salary in District of Columbia, United States is $49,318 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. This is 14% higher (+$6,055) than the average detention attendant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $740. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$36,043

Entry Level Salary

$57,442

Senior Level Salary
An entry level detention attendant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $36,043. On the other end, a senior level detention attendant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $57,442.

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Job Description
Provide social services to assist in rehabilitation of law offenders in custody or on probation or parole. Make recommendations for actions involving formulation of rehabilitation plan and treatment of offender, including conditional release and education and employment stipulations.
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