Correction Officer Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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Clarinda Correctional Facility - Des Moines, IA
Correctional Officers Clarinda Correctional Facility Des Moines, IA Full-time Law Enforcement / Security Posted on November 08, 2021 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder Correctional Officer...
16 days ago
State of Iowa - Mitchellville, IA (14 miles from Des Moines, IA)
For additional information, please click on this link to view the job description.All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check...
17 days ago
Clarinda Correctional Facility - Des Moines, IA
Correctional Officer Maintains safety and security within an Iowa Department of Corrections correctional facility; supports department mission, vision, and values with integrity and commitment while...
19 days ago
Polk County - Des Moines, IA (1 mile from Des Moines, IA)
, detention, or law enforcement service:----$49,083 3 years of correction, detention, or law enforcement service:----$50,027 4 years of correction, detention, or law enforcement service:----$50,971...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Des Moines, IA

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Des Moines, IA

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Des Moines, IA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Des Moines, IA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • 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 Des Moines, IA
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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