A Prison Officer earns an average salary of £21,352 per year.

£16,618 - £29,799
£17K
£21K
£30K
MEDIAN: £21,352
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£7.55 - £14.90
£7
£8
£15
MEDIAN: £8.69
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£16,618 - £29,799  
   
Bonus
£2,000  
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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£16,553 - £29,807  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£7.55 - £14.90  
   
Overtime
£8.25 - £20.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£2,000  
   
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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£16,553 - £29,807  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Prison Officer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Prison Officer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
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Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Prison Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
₤21,000


Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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