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How Much Does A Correctional Officer Make Per Year? Average Correctional Officer Salary?

The salary of a correctional officer depends on the kind of holding facility he or she is working in. Correctional officers in high security prisons earn more than correctional officers in lower security holding facilities like correction center for juveniles. The average salary of a correctional officer is about $30,000 to $40,000 per year. The salary of a correctional officer usually starts from approximately $25,000 and can be up to $70,000 for some holding facilities per year.

by Margaret Walker on Sat, 02/19/2011 - 18:52

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