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Senior Correctional Officer

  • Nobleton, FL
  • 2 days ago

Must be certified in the discipline of Corrections through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) and in good standing. A valid driver's license is required....

Corrections Officer Trainee - SCI Houtzdale

  • State of Pennsylvania
  • Houtzdale, PA
  • 2 days ago

Observing inmates and inmate behavior by making periodic and unannounced rounds, head counts, and security checks, and reporting anything unusual to a corrections officer....

Detention Officer (Uncertified)

  • Dorchester County, South Carolina
  • Summerville, SC
  • 2 days ago

and law enforcement work as assigned....

Senior Correctional Officer, Inmate Relations

  • CoreCivic
  • Williamsport, TN
  • 2 days ago

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Senior Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Florence, CO
  • 2 days ago

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Senior Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Lowell, FL
  • 1 day ago

Recommended Skills Administration Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Officer Training Safety Principles Operations Security...

Detention Officer

  • Pulaski County Government
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 1 day ago

Performs armed transport of inmates to and from courts, hospital, Arkansas Department of Correction, and other law enforcement agencies and medical appointments; provides security for hospitalized inmates...

Correctional Officer (PRN)

  • CoreCivic
  • Victor, CO
  • 1 day ago

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...

Correctional Officer (PRN)

  • CoreCivic
  • Trinidad, CO
  • 1 day ago

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...

Correctional Officer (tea)

  • GEO Group Inc.
  • Moore Haven, FL
  • 2 days ago

Must take and pass the Criminal Justice Basic Abilities Test (CBJAT) to attend the academy....

Correctional Officer I - Tyrrell Prison Work Farm

  • State of North Carolina
  • Columbia, NC
  • 2 days ago

Correctional Officer I's ensure the care, custody, and control of inmates....

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Jackson, TN
  • 2 days ago

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...

Jail Officer

  • Prince William County Government
  • Manassas, VA
  • 2 days ago

Must demonstrate a continuing effort to apply for and successfully complete relevant academy and/or college level courses in corrections or criminal justice....

ADC/DCC Correctional Officer I (t083c)

  • State of Arkansas
  • Benton, AR
  • 2 days ago

be a public safety resource for Arkansas families by providing professional management solutions and evidence-based rehabilitative initiatives for offenders....

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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.

$63,277

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 (29.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • 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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Top Hiring Companies

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  • Seattle Colleges
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  • State of North Carolina
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