Average Salary for Missouri Department of Corrections Employees

The median income for Missouri Department of Corrections employees is $30K annually. Though geography and your job title are influential salary factors for those at Missouri Department of Corrections, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $30K per year. Overall, the greater share of Missouri Department of Corrections folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average about $29K annually.


Probation Officers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $32K per year; Corrections Officers come in second with median earnings amounting to $30K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

First Aid Administrators receive bigger paychecks (approximately $30K per year) than those without credentials. Missouri Department of Corrections compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at around $35K annually.


When it comes to skills, Case Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $35K per year. A garden variety skill at Missouri Department of Corrections is Security Policies and Procedures; over a third of Missouri Department of Corrections' people use it regularly.


Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (a third of respondents) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. Roughly one-half participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most survey participants, and half report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other perks are paid holiday and sick leave.

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$28,939 - $30,969

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