Correction Officer Jobs in Kentucky

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Department Of Justice - Lexington, KY
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
21 hours ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Lexington, KY
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
20 hours ago
CoreCivic - Beattyville, KY
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...
17 days ago
Department Of Justice - Ashland, KY
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
18 days ago
Management Registry - Louisville, KY
Have you always been interested in the field of corrections?br//p pManagement Registry, Inc. is hiring immediately for Correctional Officers in the Louisville/La Grange, Kentucky area!...
30+ days ago
City of Louisville, KY - Louisville, KY
firearm usage, defensive tactics, arrest procedures, use of corrections equipment and a variety of other procedures and activities related to corrections work Takes tests to measure knowledge gained...
45+ days ago
State of Kentucky - Frankfort, KY
Correctional Officers fill a critical role within correctional institutions by working together as a team to maintain safety and control of offenders....
60+ days ago
Malone Workforce Solution - La Grange, KY
Have you always been interested in the field of corrections? Management Registry, Inc. is hiring immediately for Correctional Officers in the Louisville/La Grange, Kentucky area!...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Kentucky

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


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Kentucky

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

$36,299

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Kentucky offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 Kentucky
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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