Correction Officer Jobs in Iowa

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State of Iowa - Coralville, IA
For additional information, please click on thislink to view the job description.All applicants must be able to successfully pass the following: Psychological tests A background investigation check....
1 day ago
Florida Department of Transportation - Polk City, IA
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This Correctional Officer Sergeant position is located at Polk Correctional Institution....
2 days ago
Jones County Iowa - Anamosa, IA
investigation; is not by reason of conscience or belief opposed to the use of force, when appropriate or necessary to fulfill the person's duties; has the ability to perform the essential elements...
7 days ago
Anamosa, IA
Community Service Officer Anamosa Police Department Anamosa, IA Full-time Law Enforcement / Security Posted on January 14, 2022 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder The City of Anamosa,...
10 days ago
Clarinda Correctional Facility - Council Bluffs, IA
Correctional Officers Clarinda Correctional Facility Council Bluffs, IA Full-time Law Enforcement / Security Posted on December 29, 2021 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder Correctional...
13 days ago
State of Iowa - Newton, IA
Two years of full-time work experience as a law enforcement officer....
13 days ago
Anamosa, IA
Jail Officer Jones County Sheriff Anamosa, IA Full-time Law Enforcement / Security Posted on January 4, 2022 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder The Jones County Jail Administrator is...
20 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...
25 days ago
State of Iowa - Mount Pleasant, 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...
26 days ago
Clarinda Correctional Facility - Council Bluffs, IA
Correctional Officer This position is located in Clarinda, IA....
27 days ago
State of Iowa - Rockwell City, 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...
28 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...
30+ days ago
State of Iowa - Fort Dodge, 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...
30+ days ago
Scott County (IA) - Davenport, IA
Hospital Duty Transport Officer or attendant Education, Training, and Experience Guidelines: High school diploma or GED equivalent; AND some previous corrections, law enforcement, or military experience...
45+ days ago
Polk County - Des Moines, IA
, detention, or law enforcement service:----$49,574 3 years of correction, detention, or law enforcement service:----$50,527 4 years of correction, detention, or law enforcement service:----$51,480...
45+ 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 (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.6%)
  • 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 Iowa
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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