Correction Officer Jobs in Atlanta, GA

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Smyrna, GA (10 miles from Atlanta, GA)
enforcement, or security work preferred.Must be able to obtain Intoxilyzer 5000 certification within 12 months of employment.Assignments involving GCIC computer operation may require possession and...
8 days ago
Decatur, GA (5 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Bainbridge Probation/Substance Abuse Treatment Center in Decatur, Georgia Correctional Officer - Bainbridge Probation/Substance Abuse Treatment...
17 days ago
Decatur, GA (5 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Juvenile Correctional Officer -Metro RYDC, Atlanta, GA **NOTE: Interviews will be scheduled every Tuesday & Thursday....
30+ days ago
Fulton County - Atlanta, GA
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: *All applicants must agree to and successfully pass a background investigation, drug screening and polygraph to be considered for employment with the Fulton County Sheriff's...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Atlanta, GA

Moving to Atlanta, GA? Find some basic demographic data about Atlanta, GA below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Atlanta, GA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Atlanta, GA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 Atlanta, GA
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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