Correction Officer Jobs in Newport, AR

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Arkansas Department Of Workforce Services - Newport, AR
The Arkansas Department of Correction/Department of Community Correction (ADC/DCC) Correctional Officer I is responsible for maintaining security, observing behavior, overseeing work, and documenting...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newport, AR

Moving to Newport, AR? Find some basic demographic data about Newport, AR below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Newport, AR

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

$34,461

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Newport, AR offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 in Newport, AR
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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