Correction Officer Jobs in Florida

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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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Lowell, FL
  • 1 day ago

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

Correctional Officer Sergeant

  • Arcadia, FL
  • 19 hours ago

Requisition No: 639682 Agency: Department of Corrections Working Title: CORRECTIONAL OFFICER SERGEANT - 70047031 Position Number: 70047031 Salary: $42,100.24 ($1,619.24 Bi-Weekly) Posting Closing Date...

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....

Juvenile Justice Detention Officer I - 80037066

  • State of Florida
  • Clearwater, FL
  • 7 hours ago

As an officer, your primary responsibility is to ensure public safety by providing a safe and secure environment for troubled youth in a structured setting....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Sumterville, FL
  • 1 day ago

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

Senior Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Crystal Springs, FL
  • 2 days ago

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

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Floral City, 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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Groveland, 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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Trilby, 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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Oxford, 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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Holder, 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....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • Wesley Chapel, 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....

Juvenile Justice Detention Officer II - 80037064

  • State of Florida
  • Tampa, FL
  • 1 day ago

POSITION DESCRIPTION : This is a highly responsible position in the criminal justice system....

Senior Correctional Officer

  • New Port Richey, 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....

Demographic Data for Florida

Moving to Florida? Find some basic demographic data about Florida below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Florida

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

$45,995

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Correction Officer positions

  • U.S. Security Care, Inc.
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  • State of Florida
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  • CoreCivic
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  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
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  • Nova Southeastern University
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  • Brevard County Sheriff's Office
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  • County of Volusia
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  • Seattle Colleges
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  • Allied Universal
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  • City of Pensacola
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Florida 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 in Florida
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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