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Average Salary for Missouri Department of Corrections Employees

Employees at Missouri Department of Corrections make $30K annually on average. For the most part, employee paychecks at Missouri Department of Corrections fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; geography also matters, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $30K per year on average. Average pay is $29K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Missouri Department of Corrections folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $35K per year.


The highest average salaries go to Corrections Officers who bring in close to approximately $30K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

First Aid Administrators are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $30K per year. At Missouri Department of Corrections, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at about $35K.


When it comes to skills, Case Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $35K annually. Folks here also tend to know Security Policies and Procedures; on the survey, close to one-half of workers named it in their skills portfolios.

Benefits and Perks

Just two in five respondents receive paid time off. A majority of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Missouri Department of Corrections sponsors. A solid majority of respondents can count on health insurance, and the larger part of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit.

Key Stats for Missouri Department of Corrections


20 %
80 %
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Job Satisfaction

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