The average pay for an Entry-Level Prison Officer is £20,098 per year.

£16,198 - £22,990
£16K
£20K
£23K
MEDIAN: £20,098
10%
50%
90%

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£7.83 - £9.35
£8
MEDIAN: £8.55
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£8K£16K£24K
Salary
£16,198 - £22,990  
   
Bonus
£1,965  
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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£16,139 - £23,059  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 106
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£8£16£24
Hourly Rate
£8.55  
   
Overtime
£5.11 - £21.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£16K£32K£48K
Bonus
£1,965  
   
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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£16,139 - £23,059  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Prison Officer in Winchester:
Don't join the government are cutting back so much the job is now getting very dangerous.

Key Stats for Prison Officer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %
059
Less than 1 year
29%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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