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Juvenile Detention Officer Salary

How much does a Juvenile Detention Officer make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Juvenile Detention Officer

$30,925 (USD)/yr

$15 (USD)/hr

$368 (USD)/yr

$30,614 (USD)/yr

$15 (USD)/hr

$368 (USD)/yr

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.
The average juvenile detention officer salary in United States is $30,925 or an equivalent hourly rate of $15. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $368. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$23,910 (USD)

$36,620 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$35,850 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Juvenile Detention Officer will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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