Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Juvenile Probation Officers generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. During the first five years of their careers, Juvenile Probation Officers see a median income of $34K. Survey respondents with five to 10 years of experience report an only modestly higher median of $37K. Juvenile Probation Officers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $42K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $55K.