Correction Officer Jobs in Iowa

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State Iowa - Mount Pleasant, IA
Additional Qualification Requirements All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check....
10 days ago
Newton Correctional Facility - Newton, IA
Newton Correctional Facility currently has full-time Correctional Ofcer positions open. To see additional information and to apply for a position, visit the State of Iowa Career website at...
26 days ago
Scott County (IA) - Davenport, IA
Under general supervision, the Corrections Officer ensures the safety, security, and orderly operation of the inmates and daily routines in the Scott County Jail....
30+ days ago
State of Iowa - Mount Pleasant, IA
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility in Mount Pleasant Iowa is a minimum custody facility which houses adult males....
30+ days ago
Polk County - 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...
45+ days ago
State of Iowa - Coralville, IA
Correctional Officers are a vital part of IMCC's operations and provide safety and security to the prison population and staff....
45+ days ago
State of Iowa - Newton, IA
Correctional Officer Patrols facilities and makes security checks; inspects all areas of the institution (e.g., perimeter towers, control centers, cell areas, rooms, halls, dormitories, recreation/work...
60+ days ago
State of Iowa - Clarinda, IA
Additional Qualification Requirements All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check....
60+ days ago
State of Iowa - Anamosa, IA
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER Patrols facilities and makes security checks; inspects all areas of the institution (e.g., perimeter towers, control centers, cell areas, rooms, halls, dormitories, recreation/work...
90+ days ago
State of Iowa - Fort Dodge, IA
Additional Qualification Requirements All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check....
90+ days ago
State of Iowa - Rockwell City, IA
Additional Qualification Requirements All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Iowa

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

$51,258

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Iowa offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.8%)
  • 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 (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Iowa
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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