First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers Salary

Managers of Correctional Officers in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and more than two-thirds have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $44K per year, but may range from $32K to $75K per year. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. There are far more male Managers of Correctional Officers survey respondents than women, making up 80 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$31,802 - $76,295
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$44K
$76K
MEDIAN: $44,246
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$15.42 - $28.93
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,802 - $76,295  
   
Bonus
$1,120  
Total Pay (?
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$31,983 - $74,670  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$15.42 - $28.93  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $61.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,120  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,983 - $74,670  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Job Description for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers

  • Manage and coordinate staff schedules, tasks, and assignments.
  • Write and file regular reports.
  • Assess, investigate and mediate problems within or allegations against staff members.
  • Train, evaluate and discipline staff members.

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Heading up the field in terms of compensation, Texas Department of Criminal Justice offers the most; Managers of Correctional Officers earn $47K on average there.

Pay by Experience Level for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers

Pay by Experience for a First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers has a positive trend. An entry-level First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 69 salaries. A First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 35 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers?

First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers in Columbus:
"Stressful, Increased Workload, Inadequate Support Staff,"
Pros: The people, the students, free lunch daily, the tuition benefit for my daughter, insurance benefits, athletic events, The Buckeyes.
Cons: Supervising people who I did not select to be support staff who are indequate, unproductive, dishonest, narcisstic, entitled, and lazy.

First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers in Leakesville:
"Pay Evaluation."
Pros: The people I work with are genuine and most take their job seriously.
Cons: The people I work for tend to be less educated and trust their employees very little.

Key Stats for First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects First-Line Supervisor / Manager of Correctional Officers Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Mid-Career
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 11%