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Average Salary for Illinois Department of Corrections Employees

The average employee at Illinois Department of Corrections takes home $72K annually. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Illinois Department of Corrections
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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[-]Correctional Officer (2)
$31,666 - $70,013  
[-]Correctional Officer (2)
Salary$29,870 - $61,936  
Total Pay$31,666 - $70,013  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5
United States (change)

Years of Experience

Overall, the greater share of Illinois Department of Corrections folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn about $98K per year.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of workers at Illinois Department of Corrections earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Illinois Department of Corrections provides health insurance to almost all employees, and nearly all workers do receive dental coverage. Illinois Department of Corrections employees also enjoy perks such as a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

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5-9 years
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20 years or more

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