Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialist is $49,918
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialists?
An entry-level Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,500 based on 11 salaries. An early career Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialist with 1-4 years of experience …Read more
What Do Probation Officer or Correctional Treatment Specialists Do?
Probation officers oversee previous inmates who have been released on terms of probation and ensure that offenders are fulfilling the terms of their probation without violations of any sort. They also work with prior offenders in order to help them to meet the conditions and goals of their probation. When violations or other problems are noted, they may need to make recommendations to the court as to what should be done. They may also carry out investigations, including monitoring personal …Read more
- Maintain case files on each offender and ensures that all documents are up to date.
- Monitor adult offenders to enforce compliance with Court's conditions of supervision.
- Conduct pretrial investigations to obtain and analyze defendant's criminal history.
- Assist offenders in arranging interviews and obtaining jobs.