Correction Officer Jobs in California

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Butte County - Oroville, CA
administered prior to employment, and have one (1) year of experience as a correctional officer....
1 day ago
City of Pasadena, CA - Pasadena, CA
This is an excellent career opportunity to work in a dynamic and forward thinking law enforcement agency with excellent benefits and upward mobility....
1 day ago
Department Of Justice - Victorville, CA
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
2 days ago
Department Of Justice - Lompoc, CA
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
County of Mendocino - Ukiah, CA
Visually and physically searches inmates for contraband, weapons, or narcotics; inspects quarters of inmates for contraband; inspects and directs maintenance of sanitation, orderliness and safety....
1 day ago
County of Mendocino - Ukiah, CA
counseling, probation, parole, corrections, criminal investigation, or other related law enforcement or counseling work....
1 day ago
City of Clovis - Clovis, CA
Desirable Experience: Experience with a law enforcement agency....
3 days ago
City of Stockton - Stockton, CA
Works with the community, Police Department, and other City departments to coordinate parades, assemblages, and other events; processes background investigation on event applicants, and coordinates...
2 days ago
City of Petaluma - Petaluma, CA
Must pass a detailed background investigation. Must be willing to work rotating evening, night, weekend, and holiday shifts....
2 days ago
G4S - Morgan Hill, CA
Permit Type and Length of Specific Experience Required Must possess a minimum of two (2) years driving experience Must possess one or more of the following: Three (3) year of experience as a law enforcement...
2 days ago
G4S - Fresno, CA
Permit Type and Length of Specific Experience Required Must possess a minimum of two (2) years driving experience Must possess one or more of the following: Three (3) year of experience as a law enforcement...
2 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Dublin, CA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
2 days ago
County of Ventura - Ventura, CA
Background Investigation - applicants must be of good moral character, as determined by a thorough background investigation which involves contacting references and fingerprinting for search and disclosure...
1 day ago
County of Orange - Santa Ana, CA
THE OPPORTUNITY The Deputy Juvenile Correctional Officer I is an entry level class in the Deputy Juvenile Correctional Officer series and works under direct supervision....
3 days ago
Department Of Justice - San Diego, CA
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
3 days ago

Demographic Data for California

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in California

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

$76,154

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in California offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

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

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