$40k $40k
457k 457k
3.7% 3.7%
2.2/5 2.2/5
H.S. High School

Correctional Officer Ratings

Blended Rating

A weighted average of Sokanu’s five component ratings, approximating the overall satisfaction of a career.
Source: Sokanu

Skills Utilization Rating

2.5
SCORE
217
RATINGS
Skill utilization rating is a measure of the degree to which users felt their skills were put to use in the career.

Fit Rating

3.4
SCORE
220
RATINGS
Fit rating measures a user's sense of how well their personality fit with their career. Examples of personality traits include leadership, extraversion, and persistence.

Meaning Rating

2.4
SCORE
189
RATINGS
Meaning rating is a measure of the degree to which users felt that their career gave their life purpose and meaning.

Uninformed Interest

1.7
SCORE
15546
RATINGS
The interest rating given by people who have not worked in this career.

Overall Rating

2.3
SCORE
228
RATINGS
Overall rating measures a user's general sentiment about their career. Not to be confused with Blended Rating which is Sokanu's measure of their overall satsifaction.

Salary Rating

3.0
SCORE
187
RATINGS
Salary rating measures whether they felt that they were compensated fairly for their work in the career.

Work Environment Rating

2.8
SCORE
218
RATINGS
Work environment includes career characteristics such as working hours, organizational structure, and working conditions.

Interest Rating

3.2
SCORE
219
RATINGS
Interest rating measures the degree to which users found the subject matter of their work interesting.

Correctional Officer Demographics

Career Maturity

Career maturity is a measure of where a career falls on a typical user’s career path. For instance, restaurant work is often an early career for people that leads to other careers. Medical Doctors, on the other hand, tend to be terminal careers.
Source: Sokanu

Employment Type Mix

The distribution of full- and part-time employees in this career.
Source: Sokanu

92%
Full-Time
8%
Part-Time

Ethnic Minority Mix

Based on self reported ethnicity. Persons who identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

57%
22%
11%
8%
2%
White
Black or African American
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
Other
East Asian

Actual Gender Mix

The distribution of men and women employed in this career in 2014.
Source: Sokanu Data ().

63%
Men
37%
Women

Gender Mix By Likes

The distribution of positive career likes by men and women on Sokanu. Four or Five star career ratings are inferred as Likes.
Source: Sokanu

51%
Men
49%
Women

Discrimination Score

A number between -100 and +100 that measures how much a career discriminates against men or women. The Sokanu Implied Discrimination Quotient (IDQ) compares a career’s actual gender mix to its likes by gender to determine how closely actual job placements mirror gender preferences.
Source: Sokanu