Correction Officer Jobs in Colorado

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Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Littleton, CO
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3 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Littleton, CO
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
City of Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs, CO
perform: Respond to low priority calls; investigate and interview victims Collect and process physical evidence; prepare evidence reports Investigate fraudulent transactions Obtain and process found firearms...
9 days ago
Rio Grande County Commissioners - Del Norte, CO
Job Information RIO GRANDE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Dispatch/Detention Officer in DEL NORTE, Colorado JOB TITLE: Dispatch/Detention OfficerMUSTS: Pass background check. Pass 5 panel drug test,...
9 days ago
CoreCivic - Las Animas, CO
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...
14 days ago
CoreCivic - Las Animas, CO
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...
16 days ago
Denver, CO
Successful completion of a background investigation is required....
22 days ago
Teller County Government - Cripple Creek, CO
Job Information Teller County Government Detention Officer in Cripple Creek, Colorado Teller County is accepting applications for a Detention Officer. Responsiblefor performing duties related to...
23 days ago
Crowley County Sheriff Office - Crowley, CO
Prefer correctional officerexperience but not required. Must have computer literacy and typing skills fordata entry.SKILLS: Computer and Data EntryDUTIES: Dispatch emergency services....
24 days ago
Logan County Sheriffs Office - Sterling, CO
Job Information LOGAN COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE DETENTION OFFICER in STERLING, Colorado POSITION: Detention OfficerREQUIREMENTS:-Must be 21 years of age-Must have a High Diploma or GED degree-Must...
25 days ago
Pueblo County Sheriff Dept. - Pueblo, CO
Prior to employment, candidates will complete a background investigation, polygraph examination, physical examination, and drug screen....
27 days ago
Pueblo County Sheriff Dept. - Pueblo, CO
Prior to employment, candidates will complete a background investigation, polygraph examination, physical examination, and drug screen....
27 days ago
City of Aurora, CO - Aurora, CO
Experience: At least 1 year of directly related experience; corrections/law enforcement experience....
28 days ago
Pueblo County - Pueblo, CO
Ability to load and unload and qualify with duty sidearm, shotgun, taser and other specialized law enforcement equipment....
29 days ago
Colorado Department Of Corrections - Sterling, CO
Job Information Colorado Department Of Corrections CDOC Correctional Officer I in Sterling, Colorado Applications are being accepted for facilities located in Denver, CanonCity, Sterling, Trinidad,...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Colorado

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

$51,126

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Colorado offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.0%)
  • 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 (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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

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