Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $29K per year on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $35K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Kentucky State Government folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $41K per year.
Correctional Officers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $29K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $29K per year for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. At Kentucky State Government, employees who hold a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) receive the highest salaries at around $53K.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Legal Compliance; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $60K annually. Security Policies and Procedures is a popular skill in the Kentucky State Government workforce; close to one-fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Other skills in demand are Case Management, Microsoft Office, and Oral / Verbal Communication.
Benefits and Perks
Just half of workers receive paid time off. A solid majority of workers receive health insurance, and roughly one in seven workers get dental coverage.