Average Salary for Dept. of Corrections Employees

How This Employer Pays

Dept. of Corrections typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Dept. of Corrections
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Corrections Officer (10)
$27,410 - $57,611  
[-]Corrections Officer (10)
Salary$23,370 - $58,708  
Bonus$23.22 - $1,306  
Total Pay$27,410 - $57,611  
[+]Correctional Officer (8)
$26,914 - $63,638  
[+]Correctional Officer (8)
Salary$24,024 - $54,883  
Bonus$25.03 - $1,553  
Total Pay$26,914 - $63,638  
[+]Probation Officer (2)
$28,384 - $56,600  
[+]Probation Officer (2)
Salary$28,727 - $52,897  
Total Pay$28,384 - $56,600  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (2)
$37,364 - $72,858  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (2)
Total Pay$37,364 - $72,858  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
United States (change)

Key Stats for Dept. of Corrections


40 %
60 %
$30,624 - $47,334
$28,087 - $46,102
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
$29,839 - $45,200
$40,000 - $68,800

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