Correction Officer Jobs in Indiana

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Correctional Officer - Chain O'Lakes Correctional

  • Indiana State Government
  • Albion, IN
  • 2 days ago

Veteran/law enforcement candidates are encouraged to apply. Ability to work with and around offenders per DOC mission statement....

Correctional Officer

  • State of Indiana
  • Pendleton, IN
  • 21 hours ago

About the Job: As a Correctional Officer, you will work on an assigned shift in a specific unit/or post under general supervision of a Correctional Sergeant....

Correctional Officer Correctional Counselor

  • Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
  • Terre Haute, IN
  • 4 days ago

We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....

DETENTION OFFICER (Time Limited)

  • Fulton County
  • Fulton, IN
  • 8 days ago

Must possess an Active Jailer or Correctional Officer Certification in addition to CPR and First Aid. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license....

Public Safety Community Service Officer Parking Enforcement

  • Indiana State University
  • Terre Haute, IN
  • 8 days ago

Public Safety Community Service Officer Parking Enforcement Bookmark this Posting | Print Preview | Apply for this Job Please see Special Instructions for more details....

Correctional Officer

  • Indiana State Government
  • Pendleton, IN
  • 9 days ago

Veteran/law enforcement candidates are encouraged to apply. Ability to work with and around offenders per DOC mission statement....

Corrections Officer Co

  • Marion, IN
  • 18 days ago

Join the Grant County Sheriff's Office for a career in Law Enforcement either as a Corrections Officer or Merit (Road) Deputy....

Correctional Officer

  • State of Indiana
  • Plainfield, IN
  • 26 days ago

About the Job: As a Correctional Officer, you will work on an assigned shift in a specific unit/or post under general supervision of a Correctional Sergeant....

Work experience in a correctional setting preferred. Knowledge of the use and care of firearms; proper restraint methods and techniques; and of self-defense methods....

Correctional Officer

  • Geo Secure Services
  • Plainfield, IN
  • 29 days ago

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity or to advance your career in criminal justice, corrections, or security, look no further because The GEO Group is hiring motivated individuals seeking...

Clark County Indiana Sheriff Department Corrections Officer

  • Clark County Government
  • Jeffersonville, IN
  • 30+ days ago

Successful candidates will have access to free law enforcement training opportunities....

Correctional Officer-12 HR

  • GEO Group Inc.
  • Plainfield, IN
  • 30+ days ago

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity or to advance your career in criminal justice, corrections, or security, look no further because The GEO Group is hiring motivated individuals seeking...

Correctional Officer

  • Indiana State Government
  • Edinburgh, IN
  • 30+ days ago

Veteran/law enforcement candidates are encouraged to apply. Ability to work with and around offenders per DOC mission statement....

Correctional Officer

  • Indiana State Government
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • 45+ days ago

Veteran/law enforcement candidates are encouraged to apply. Ability to work with and around offenders per DOC mission statement....

Correctional Officer-12 HR

  • GEO Secure Services
  • New Castle, IN
  • 45+ days ago

Recommended Skills Criminal Justice Cultural Diversity Curiosity Maintenance Medical Emergency Recreation...

Demographic Data for Indiana

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


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Indiana

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

$38,420

Top Hiring Companies

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  • Indiana State Government
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  • Fulton County Georgia
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  • City Of Indianapolis and Marion County
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  • State of Indiana
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  • Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
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  • University of Notre Dame
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  • University of Southern Indiana
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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