Average Salary for Dept. of Corrections Employees

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Dept. of Corrections typically pays:
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Employer: Dept. of Corrections
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$0$24K$48K$72K
[-]Corrections Officer (10)
$27,410 - $57,611  
   
[-]Corrections Officer (10)
Salary$23,263 - $57,370  
   
Bonus$22.96 - $1,463  
Total Pay$27,410 - $57,611  
[+]Correctional Officer (9)
$26,305 - $62,111  
   
[+]Correctional Officer (9)
Salary$23,741 - $52,768  
   
Bonus$24.21 - $1,715  
Total Pay$26,305 - $62,111  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (3)
$27,511 - $48,593  
   
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (3)
Bonus$33.21 - $1,598  
   
Total Pay$27,511 - $48,593  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (2)
$38,284 - $71,724  
   
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (2)
Total Pay$38,284 - $71,724  
   
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Typical Benefits
Vacation Weeks
2.8 Weeks
2.7 Weeks
Gender Breakdown
40%
59%
37%
62%
Years of Experience
 
1-4
5-9
10-19
20+
1-4
5-9
 
 
Popular Perks
401(k), Paid Holidays / Vacation, Life Insurance/Disability
401(k), Paid Holidays / Vacation, Company Pension Plan

Key Stats

Gender

Female

41 %

female alumni

Male

59 %

male alumni
Salary
$26,174 - $43,950
Salary
$28,087 - $46,102

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
34%

Job Satisfaction


Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

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