A Correctional Officer earns an average wage of C$28.35 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$46,309 - C$74,216
C$46K
C$63K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$62,690
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50%
90%

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C$18.00 - C$33.85
C$18
C$29
C$34
MEDIAN: C$29.03
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$25KC$50KC$75K
Salary
C$46,309 - C$74,216  
   
Total Pay (?
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C$46,000 - C$72,417  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$18.00 - C$33.85  
   
Overtime
C$9.79 - C$61.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$46,000 - C$72,417  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49

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Pay by Experience Level for Correctional Officer

Pay by Experience for a Correctional Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Correctional Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 47 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Correctional Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Correctional Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 21 salaries. A Correctional Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Correctional Officer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Correctional Officer Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

Late-Career
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
C$62,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 4%
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