Correction Officer Jobs in Georgia

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Smyrna, 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...
2 days ago
County of Gwinnett - Lawrenceville, GA
A Background Investigator will contact you to schedule your appointment. You will be required to bring your completed background packet to the orientation....
4 days ago
CoreCivic - Alamo, GA
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...
5 days ago
City Of Augusta GA - Augusta, GA
Experience:Three (3) years of experience in public safety, law enforcement, corrections, and/ormilitary field....
6 days ago
CoreCivic - Nicholls, GA
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...
7 days ago
Gwinnett County - Lawrenceville, GA
A Background Investigator will contact you to schedule your appointment. You will be required to bring your completed background packet to the orientation....
7 days ago
Evans, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Womens Probation Detention Center in Evans, Georgia Correctional Officer - Women's Probation Detention Center...
10 days ago
Evans, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Smith Transitional Center in Evans, Georgia Correctional Officer - Smith Transitional Center...
10 days ago
Decatur, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Bainbridge Probation/Substance Abuse Treatment Center in Decatur, Georgia Correctional Officer - Bainbridge Probation/Substance Abuse Treatment...
11 days ago
CoreCivic - Alamo, GA
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...
12 days ago
Pulaski, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Pulaski State Prison in Pulaski, Georgia Correctional Officer - Pulaski State Prison...
15 days ago
Mitchell, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Autry State Prison in Mitchell, Georgia Correctional Officer - Autry State Prison...
15 days ago
Monroe, GA
Job Information State of Georgia Correctional Officer - Burruss Correctional Training Center in Monroe, Georgia Correctional Officer - Burruss Correctional Training Center...
16 days ago
Toccoa, GA
As the demands rise, this department will continue to strive to maintain the highest law enforcement standards possible. This is the first level trainee position of the Deputy Sheriff series....
16 days ago
Demorest, GA
Job Information State of Georgia CSM Correctional Officer - Lee Arrendale State Prison in Habersham, Georgia CSM Correctional Officer - Lee Arrendale State Prison...
16 days ago

Demographic Data for Georgia

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


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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.

$34,633

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 (29.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational 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 Georgia
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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