Average Salary for Oklahoma Department of Corrections Employees

Employees at Oklahoma Department of Corrections make $32K annually on average. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Oklahoma Department of Corrections Median Salary by Job


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  • Updated: 29 Jun 2017
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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Oklahoma Department of Corrections for between five and 10 years earn about $46K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $29K annually on average.


Correctional Officers earn the highest median pay at $26K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

First Aid Administrators have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $41K annually. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists with credentials; these people earn around $27K per year on average.


In this position, it pays to have Operations Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $44K annually. A common skill in Oklahoma Department of Corrections' work force is Security Policies and Procedures; just under a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Counseling.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Oklahoma Department of Corrections gives paid vacation days to one in four workers and sick leave to 38 percent. Over a third of workers participate in a 401(k) program. A large number of employees report having health insurance, and most workers report having dental coverage. Oklahoma Department of Corrections folks also make good use of life insurance and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Oklahoma Department of Corrections


54 %
46 %
$28,500 - $46,000
$25,500 - $73,550

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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