The average jail guard salary in United States is $39,260 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $644. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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account_balance Bartow County Sheriff's Office
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location_on Pine Valley
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