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What is the average salary for Probation Officers in the United States?

Probation Officers earn an average hourly wage of $25.65. Hourly wages typically start from $15.78 and go up to $40.34. Probation Officers earn an average salary of $53,360 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,810 and go up to $83,920.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Probation Officers in the United States earn:

$40.34 an hour $83,920 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Probation Officers in the United States earn:

$31.40 an hour $65,320 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Probation Officers in the United States earn:

$23.59 an hour $49,060 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Probation Officers in the United States earn:

$18.38 an hour $38,220 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Probation Officers in the United States earn:

$15.78 an hour $32,810 per year

Historical salary for Probation Officers in the United States

Probation Officer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Probation Officer Salary in California $37.53 $78,060 # 1
Probation Officer Salary in Connecticut $36.74 $76,420 # 2
Probation Officer Salary in New Jersey $35.50 $73,840 # 3
Probation Officer Salary in Illinois $32.91 $68,460 # 4
Probation Officer Salary in New York $31.86 $66,270 # 5
Probation Officer Salary in Massachusetts $31.73 $65,990 # 6
Probation Officer Salary in Iowa $31.12 $64,730 # 7
Probation Officer Salary in Minnesota $31.10 $64,680 # 8
Probation Officer Salary in District of Columbia $30.40 $63,240 # 9
Probation Officer Salary in Nevada $28.81 $59,920 # 10
Probation Officer Salary in Vermont $27.73 $57,680 # 11
Probation Officer Salary in New Hampshire $27.62 $57,450 # 12
Probation Officer Salary in Colorado $26.57 $55,260 # 13
Probation Officer Salary in Michigan $26.41 $54,940 # 14
Probation Officer Salary in Maryland $26.34 $54,790 # 15
Probation Officer Salary in Hawaii $26.31 $54,730 # 16
Probation Officer Salary in Oregon $26.27 $54,650 # 17
Probation Officer Salary in Washington $25.99 $54,050 # 18
Probation Officer Salary in Pennsylvania $24.84 $51,670 # 19
Probation Officer Salary in Arizona $24.66 $51,290 # 20
Probation Officer Salary in Wisconsin $23.92 $49,740 # 21
Probation Officer Salary in North Dakota $23.43 $48,730 # 22
Probation Officer Salary in Ohio $22.97 $47,780 # 23
Probation Officer Salary in Virginia $22.25 $46,290 # 24
Probation Officer Salary in Louisiana $22.03 $45,830 # 25
Probation Officer Salary in Utah $21.87 $45,500 # 26
Probation Officer Salary in Wyoming $21.66 $45,050 # 27
Probation Officer Salary in Alabama $20.24 $42,100 # 28
Probation Officer Salary in Texas $20.22 $42,050 # 29
Probation Officer Salary in Montana $19.86 $41,300 # 30
Probation Officer Salary in Maine $19.26 $40,060 # 31
Probation Officer Salary in South Dakota $19.21 $39,960 # 32
Probation Officer Salary in Florida $19.13 $39,790 # 33
Probation Officer Salary in West Virginia $19.09 $39,710 # 34
Probation Officer Salary in North Carolina $18.96 $39,440 # 35
Probation Officer Salary in Nebraska $18.93 $39,370 # 36
Probation Officer Salary in South Carolina $18.82 $39,140 # 37
Probation Officer Salary in Kansas $18.78 $39,050 # 38
Probation Officer Salary in Oklahoma $18.65 $38,800 # 39
Probation Officer Salary in Indiana $18.53 $38,550 # 40
Probation Officer Salary in Missouri $18.45 $38,380 # 41
Probation Officer Salary in Tennessee $18.30 $38,060 # 42
Probation Officer Salary in Idaho $17.96 $37,350 # 43
Probation Officer Salary in New Mexico $17.64 $36,680 # 44
Probation Officer Salary in Kentucky $17.48 $36,360 # 45
Probation Officer Salary in Arkansas $17.46 $36,310 # 46
Probation Officer Salary in Georgia $17.34 $36,070 # 47
Probation Officer Salary in Mississippi $15.05 $31,310 # 48
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics