What is the average salary for a Probation Officer?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Probation Officer is $52,910. Salaries start from $32,010 and go up to $84,160. Please note that the average salary for a Probation 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 Probation Officers in United States earn:

$84,160
Senior

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

$65,330
Experienced

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

$48,440
Junior

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

$37,590
Starting

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

$32,010

Historical salary

Probation Officer salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Probation Officer Salary in California 76,540 1
Probation Officer Salary in Connecticut 75,530 2
Probation Officer Salary in New Jersey 74,470 3
Probation Officer Salary in New York 66,810 4
Probation Officer Salary in Illinois 65,270 5
Probation Officer Salary in Minnesota 65,130 6
Probation Officer Salary in Iowa 63,970 7
Probation Officer Salary in Massachusetts 62,540 8
Probation Officer Salary in Nevada 59,080 9
Probation Officer Salary in District of Columbia 57,580 10
Probation Officer Salary in Michigan 57,170 11
Probation Officer Salary in Hawaii 55,270 12
Probation Officer Salary in New Hampshire 54,680 13
Probation Officer Salary in Oregon 53,680 14
Probation Officer Salary in Washington 53,480 15
Probation Officer Salary in Colorado 53,230 16
Probation Officer Salary in United States 52,910 17
Probation Officer Salary in Maryland 52,430 18
Probation Officer Salary in Pennsylvania 51,280 19
Probation Officer Salary in Wisconsin 49,870 20
Probation Officer Salary in Arizona 49,480 21
Probation Officer Salary in Ohio 46,660 22
Probation Officer Salary in Utah 46,570 23
Probation Officer Salary in North Dakota 46,460 24
Probation Officer Salary in Wyoming 45,760 25
Probation Officer Salary in Virginia 45,390 26
Probation Officer Salary in Louisiana 44,220 27
Probation Officer Salary in Alabama 43,000 28
Probation Officer Salary in Texas 41,420 29
Probation Officer Salary in Montana 39,710 30
Probation Officer Salary in North Carolina 39,280 31
Probation Officer Salary in Maine 39,210 32
Probation Officer Salary in Kansas 39,170 33
Probation Officer Salary in Florida 38,960 34
Probation Officer Salary in Oklahoma 38,950 35
Probation Officer Salary in Nebraska 38,790 36
Probation Officer Salary in South Dakota 38,120 37
Probation Officer Salary in Indiana 38,110 38
Probation Officer Salary in Idaho 37,600 39
Probation Officer Salary in Tennessee 37,550 40
Probation Officer Salary in South Carolina 37,410 41
Probation Officer Salary in Missouri 37,020 42
Probation Officer Salary in Kentucky 36,300 43
Probation Officer Salary in Georgia 35,950 44
Probation Officer Salary in Arkansas 35,620 45
Probation Officer Salary in New Mexico 34,840 46
Probation Officer Salary in West Virginia 32,530 47
Probation Officer Salary in Mississippi 30,810 48

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