What is the salary of a Correctional Officer?

The average salary of a Correctional Officer in United States is $44,350. Salaries start from around $26,740 and go up to $71,720. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$71,720
Starting ($26.7k)
Junior ($31.6k)
Experienced ($39.6k)
Senior ($55.4k)
Highest ($71.7k)
Highest

The top 10% of Correctional Officers in United States earn:

$71,720
Senior

The top 25% of Correctional Officers in United States earn:

$55,380
Experienced

The middle 50% of Correctional Officers in United States earn:

$39,550
Junior

The bottom 25% of Correctional Officers in United States earn:

$31,620
Starting

The bottom 10% of Correctional Officers in United States earn:

$26,740

Historical salary

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