What is the average salary for a Correctional Officer in Texas?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Correctional Officer is $35,130. Salaries start from $27,470 and go up to $44,860. Please note that the average salary for a Correctional Officer may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Correctional Officers in Houston, Texas earn:

$44,860
Senior

The top 25% of Correctional Officers in Houston, Texas earn:

$37,430
Experienced

The middle 50% of Correctional Officers in Houston, Texas earn:

$34,400
Junior

The bottom 25% of Correctional Officers in Houston, Texas earn:

$31,370
Starting

The bottom 10% of Correctional Officers in Houston, Texas earn:

$27,470

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics