Prison Guard Salary (United States)

A Prison Guard earns an average salary of $38,895 per year.
Prison Guard Total Pay (?
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$24,088 - $68,008
(Median)
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68K
MEDIAN: $38,895
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Prison Guard Total Pay (?
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$9.14 - $30.58
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$24,088 - $68,008  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,088 - $67,405  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.14 - $30.58  
   
Overtime
$11.63 - $35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,987  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$22,088 - $67,405  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Gender

Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 21%
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