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CoreCivic - Bolivar, TN
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
3 days ago
City of Lewisville - Lewisville, TX
Position Summary Performs administrative, clerical, and manual duties associated with the detention of prisoners. Interviews citizens and completes computerized criminal offense reports. After the...
3 days ago
State of Florida - Ocala, FL
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This Correctional Officer Sergeant position is located at Marion Correctional Institution....
3 days ago
Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs - Wellpinit, WA
The Office of Justice Services (OJS) is searching for individuals to serve as a Correctional Officers to provide detention services....
2 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Bennettsville, SC
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
2 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Center, TX
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
2 days ago
Manchester, NH
Job Information Massachusetts Employer Correctional Officer in Manchester, New Hampshire Job Description: - Ability to quickly learn and employ the methods and techniques used in the care, custody and...
3 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Beaumont, TX
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
1 day ago
Carroll County Sheriff's Office (Police) - MD - Westminster, MD
- $39,520 This is an entry-level position which ensures Detention Center Security and Public Safety through custody and control of incarcerated offenders....
1 day ago
State of Florida - Jasper, FL
Duties include but are not limited to the following: Plans, organizes and coordinates the activities of all Correctional Officers and Correctional Officer Sergeants assigned to a shift....
1 day ago
State of Florida - Clearwater, FL
Abide by all provisions of s. 985.644 (1), regarding fingerprinting and background investigations and other screening requirements for personnel....
1 day ago
County of San Luis Obispo - San Luis Obispo, CA
The Ideal Candidate The ideal candidate will possess formal education in corrections or law enforcement and possess a knowledge of Custody division programs, policies and procedures....
18 hours ago
Woodbury County - Sioux City, IA
Responsible, as a Correctional Officer, for the safekeeping and welfare of all prisoners in the Woodbury County Jail Facility, including the cleanliness and maintenance of the jail, jail security and...
18 hours ago
Management & Training Corporation - Chaparral, NM
New Mexico Corrections Department Corrections Officer certification preferred. Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran...
18 hours ago
State of Nebraska - Tecumseh, NE
The Corrections Officer selection process includes the following steps: Online application Rehire review of former NDCS employees Corrections Selection Inventory (CSI) online assessment by invitation...
3 days ago

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.

$57,146

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.5%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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