Correction Officer Jobs in Georgia

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Correctional Officer - Bleckley Probation Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Center Georgia - Bleckley - Cochran NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of -...

Community Service Officer

  • City of Savannah
  • Savannah, GA
  • 18 hours ago

Empowering business and the people who drive it. Step forward and join the Savannah Police Department. This position is responsible for performing various non-emergency public service-related...

Jailor

  • City Augusta
  • Augusta, GA
  • 5 days ago

Preferred: Previous experience in law enforcement, public safety, or related occupation Age Requirement: MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE....

Corrections Officer I

  • City Augusta
  • Augusta, GA
  • 5 days ago

Due to required certifications, candidates with felony convictions are ineligible to be hired as a Corrections Officer. Licensing: Must possess a valid driver's license with good driving history....

Corrections Officer II

  • City Augusta
  • Augusta, GA
  • 5 days ago

Experience: Three (3) years of experience in public safety, law enforcement, corrections, and/ormilitary field....

JOB SPECIFIC DUTIES: Enforcing relevant rules, regulations, policies and state laws necessary for the control and management of juveniles and the maintenance of public safety....

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Csm Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Waycross, GA
  • 14 days ago

CSM Correctional Officer - Ware State Prison Georgia - Ware - Waycross NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains custody...

Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Abbeville, GA
  • 14 days ago

Correctional Officer - Wilcox State Prison Georgia - Wilcox - Abbeville NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains...

Csm Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Buford, GA
  • 14 days ago

CSM Correctional Officer - Phillips State Prison Georgia - Gwinnett - Buford NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains...

Csm Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Milledgeville, GA
  • 14 days ago

CSM Correctional Officer - Baldwin State Prison Georgia - Baldwin - Milledgeville NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision,...

Csm Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Glennville, GA
  • 14 days ago

CSM Correctional Officer - Smith State Prison Georgia - Tattnall - Glennville NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains...

Correctional Officer - Women's Facility

  • Georgiagov
  • Swainsboro, GA
  • 14 days ago

Correctional Officer - Emanuel Women's Facility Georgia - Emanuel - Swainsboro NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains...

Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Chester, GA
  • 14 days ago

Correctional Officer - Dodge State Prison Georgia - Dodge - Chester NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains custody...

Csm Correctional Officer - State Prison

  • Georgiagov
  • Mc Rae, GA
  • 14 days ago

CSM Correctional Officer - Telfair State Prison Georgia - Telfair - McRae NEW HOT 1 additional location Law Enforcement Corrections, Georgia Department of - GDC 1 day ago Under supervision, maintains...

Demographic Data for Georgia

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


9,687,711
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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Georgia

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

$35,562

Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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