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Probation Officer Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 86,810 Probation Officers in the United States. The Probation Officer job market is expected to grow by 8.2% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, Texas, and New York, and as a percentage of the population New Mexico and South Dakota have the most Probation Officers representing 1.225 in 1000 and 1.068 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Probation Officer

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  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Probation Officer. A psychology degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Central Connecticut State University | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Fairfield University | Fairfield, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
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Probation Officer Jobs

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Title Company Location Info
Deputy Probation Officer County of Ventura Ventura, CA, USA Job Details
Juvenile Probation Officer I Bell County Texas Killeen, TX, USA Job Details
County Probation Officer Peckham & McKenney Martinez, CA, USA Job Details
Police Officer - Lateral Recruitment City of Medford, OR Medford, OR, USA Job Details
Police Officer City of Medford, OR Medford, OR, USA Job Details
Police Patrol Officer - Current Starting Salary Is $49,497.38 Annually City of Springfield, IL Springfield, IL, USA Job Details
Bilingual Spanish Mental Health Therapist Weber Community Center/SSG Los Angeles, CA, USA Job Details
Correctional Health Psychiatric Social Worker/Marriage & Family Therap San Mateo County Health System Redwood City, CA, USA Job Details
Case Manager AMI Kids Sarasota, FL, USA Job Details
Psychologist (2016-2017) Alexandria City Public Schools Alexandria, VA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Probation Officers

The Probation Officer industry is concentrated in California, Texas and New York.

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How to Become a Probation Officer

Interested in becoming a probation officer? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good probation officer? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A bachelors degree is required to be a Probation Officer. A psychology degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Central Connecticut State University | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Fairfield University | Fairfield, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.