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Average Salary for Oklahoma Department of Corrections Employees

The median income for Oklahoma Department of Corrections employees is $31K per year. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Oklahoma Department of Corrections
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[-]Correctional Officer (4)
$19,608 - $44,550  
[-]Correctional Officer (4)
Salary$18,852 - $44,579  
Total Pay$19,608 - $44,550  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $41K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $30K per year on average. The largest fraction of Oklahoma Department of Corrections people (25 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $34K annually on average.


Correctional Officers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $26K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a First Aid Administrator certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $37K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists with credentials; these people earn $23K per year on average.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Security Policies and Procedures; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $26K annually.

Benefits and Perks

Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Nearly all survey participants can count on health insurance, and most employees have dental coverage as a benefit. Advantages of working here also include 401(a).

Key Stats for Oklahoma Department of Corrections


25 %
75 %
$26,191 - $49,239
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
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